“A meaningful funeral celebration is about saying hello on the pathway to goodbye.” Dr Alan Wolfelt, Director of the Center for Loss and Life Transition. Consider …Read More »
Children & Grief
Dr. David Schonfield believes that teachers see a grieving child in their classroom every day. He goes on to say that 50 percent of children will lose …Read More »
Today we celebrate Brent H. Morton, a 13 year old boy, who was tragically killed in a farm accident while mowing a field not for from his …Read More »
Kids are funny. Their minds are learning something new and how to use it every minute. The younger they are, the more they can take in. They …Read More »
The last thing a parent wants to do is take their child to a funeral or viewing. We instinctively want to protect our children from the reality …Read More »
Losing a loved one is a devastating event for anyone, but children are particularly vulnerable, as they are confused and have not yet developed coping skills. Use …Read More »
When a child experiences a death of a loved one, their world turns upside down. Elizabeth Kubler-Ross said that children are the forgotten mourners. This is because …Read More »
When a child experiences a death of a loved one, their world turns upside down. Adults often have trouble recognizing the grief of young children. Elizabeth Kubler-Ross …Read More »
Explaining Death to Children Somewhere in our later childhood, we develop an understanding of death. We begin to realize that it’s not like in the cartoons, where …Read More »
“Now stop that crying. Big boys don’t cry.” How many of you heard that while you were growing up? Four years ago, I attended the funeral of …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”.