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Eugenia “Geny” Abadilla Reyes Tan

Eugenia “Geny” Abadilla Reyes Tan, 98, passed away on Monday night, May 13, 2024. She was born on January 6, 1926 in...

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Marcia C. Morales

Marcia C. Morales passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on May 11, 2024, in Jacksonville, Florida. Marcia...

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Hilda Clarice Baucom

Hilda C. Baucom 79, passed away on April 25, 2024.  She was born on August 17, 1944 in Tampa, FL to Jesse M. Hunt...

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Helping Infants and Toddlers Cope with Grief

When Someone a Baby Loves Dies When someone a baby loves dies, knowing what to say or do can be difficult. How do you tell a toddler that his favorite

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Embracing the Sadness of Grief

“In every heart there is an inner room, where we can hold our greatest treasures and our deepest pain.”  — Marianne Williamson Sadness is a hallmark symptom of grief, which

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Helping Teenagers Cope with Grief

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Green Burials: A Sustainable and Environmentally Conscious Alternative

Green Burials: A Sustainable and Environmentally Conscious Alternative

As society grows increasingly conscious of the impact our choices have on the environment, many individuals are seeking eco-friendly alternatives in various aspects of their lives – including end-of-life arrangements.

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The Significance of Funeral Flowers: Traditions, Meanings, and Choosing the Perfect Arrangement

The Significance of Funeral Flowers: Traditions, Meanings, and Choosing the Perfect Arrangement

Funeral flowers have long held a significant place in the tradition of honoring and commemorating the lives of those who have passed. These floral arrangements serve as symbols of love,

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Burial vs. Cremation: Key Considerations Explained

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When faced with the loss of a loved one, one of the most fundamental decisions we must make is choosing between burial and cremation. This decision is not only a

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