Spear Family Cooking: Christmas Cookies This past weekend, Kristin and I joined friends and their children in making Christmas Cookies. I love to cook but do not …Read More »
When people find out that I am a funeral director, the conversation normally goes one of two directions. There is either a discussion of a recent or …Read More »
As we prepare to celebrate Thanksgiving with our family, I was thinking of past holiday gatherings from my childhood and remember all of the family members who …Read More »
Theresa and I recently had the unbelievable experience to do some Eco travel in Iceland, Greenland and the northern Canadian provinces of Nunavut, Labrador, Newfoundland and Quebec. …Read More »
Many people notice the plethora of sports memorabilia on display at Hansen-Spear. There are autographed jerseys (Cubs/Cardinals/Bears), autographed pictures (Mays/Mantle/DiMaggio/Butkus) and other keepsake items and pictures. But …Read More »
As a young man growing up in the 70’s, many of us had dreams of being a rock star. You got the girls, and the parties were …Read More »
I attended my first Rock and Roll concert when I was in 9th grade (probably fall of 1970) at Morrison Theatre. Two of the groups were …Read More »
Comfort food is defined in the Urban Dictionary as, “Food that gives emotional comfort to the one eating it. These tend to be favorite foods of childhood, …Read More »
My dad, George, was one of the most fanatic, loyal Cub fans one could ever meet. During the very lean years, it was honestly difficult to attend …Read More »
We cannot thank you enough for your most generous love and support with the passing of our dad. May God continue to bless you and give you His peace to carry on to others with your care, love and hope of strength to continue to serve.
This funeral home is head and shoulders above the other funeral homes in this area. They do an excellent service and are highly respected in this community.
In-as-much as I married into a fourth generation funeral home family, I had expectations, right or wrong about what to expect. Consequently I want you to know what all of my expectations were met, and then some.
You were always there for us, lending support, offering suggestions, and yet being unobtrusive. With appreciation to the Spear family – and their ‘crew”.