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Services & Obituaries
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Clarence Fey
May 21, 1926 ~
December 25, 2014
Date of Service: January 31, 2015


Patrick Rassley
December 23, 1995 ~
January 25, 2015
Date of Service: February 07, 2015


Ralph Giamanco
June 14, 1952 ~
January 26, 2015
Date of Service: February 02, 2015


Erma "Lucille" Craig
September 21, 1927 ~
January 26, 2015


Nancy Robertson
May 29, 1944 ~
January 19, 2015


Annetta Mummey
August 19, 1955 ~
January 19, 2015


Joyce Richardson
February 28, 1930 ~
January 18, 2015


Mary Judd
March 16, 1922 ~
January 17, 2015


Michael Benton
January 23, 1963 ~
January 17, 2015


Marcia Peterson
January 7, 1937 ~
January 16, 2015


 

Cremation Options

Cremation is an alternative to full burial, and you will be asked whether you want the cremated remains buried, entombed, placed in a niche, scattered, or kept at home. The cremation of the body can occur before the ceremony of life recognition or afterwards. With cremation you have the opportunity for public or private viewing. Because we own and operate our own crematory, you also have the opportunity to gather at the crematory and witness the cremation process.

When you choose cremation, some commonly selected services are:

Full-Service Ceremony Followed by Cremation

The decedent is present, giving family and friends the opportunity for viewing and saying goodbye.  Once the viewing and ceremony have taken place, the cremation is performed. 

Cremation With a Life Celebration

Also known as a “family-designed” farewell, the funeral home staff assists the family in arranging a highly personal way of saying goodbye that reflects the uniqueness of the decedent. Often, personal memorabilia of the decedent is displayed and selected speakers share their own life memories and experiences of the decedent.

Cremation with a Memorial Ceremony

The decedent is not present, cremation takes place before the ceremony. Private or public viewing can be arranged to meet family needs prior to cremation.

Cremation with No Ceremony

The cremation is scheduled at the earliest convenience of the family without any ceremony, gathering, or act of recognition. Viewing of your loved one is still available with this option.

For those family members wishing to keep a portion of the cremated remains, small urns called “keepsake” urns and jewelry are available at our office.

 

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Jim Mitchell Honored for 50 Years in the Funeral Industry
MFDA Recognizes 50-Year Commitment at State Convention

EYES OF FREEDOM MEMORIAL: May 29 to June 1, 2014
Honoring Those Who've Answered the Call to Service

 


     
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