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Creative Ideas For Funeral Services

Funeral services are a time-honored tradition for honoring and celebrating the lives of our loved ones who have passed away. While traditional funeral services are still popular, there are now more...
By Danny Amorucci
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Tuesday, March 21, 2023

Cremation - The Advantages and Disadvantages

Cremation is a funeral practice that involves reducing the body of a deceased person to ashes through burning. In recent years, it has become an increasingly popular choice for end-of-life services...
By Danny Amorucci
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Thursday, March 16, 2023

Benefits of Planning Your Funeral While You’re Still Alive

Death is an inevitable part of life, and planning for your funeral may not be something you want to consider. However, at Willowbrook Cemetery, we believe there are many benefits to planning your f...
By Danny Amorucci
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Thursday, February 23, 2023

7 Unique Ways to Memorialize a Loved One

At Willowbrook Cemetery, we have seen how families struggle to cope with the passing of a loved one. We strongly believe that when you find a unique way to memorialize a loved one, you honor them a...
By Danny Amorucci
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Thursday, February 16, 2023

5 Memorable Ways To Honor Your Loved One Once They’ve Passed On

Losing a loved one is never easy. Despite having said their final goodbyes, the inevitability of death can leave a person feeling empty. Even if your loved one is no longer physically present, they...
By Danny Amoruccio
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Wednesday, January 25, 2023

7 Funeral Etiquette Tips You Need to Know

Death has been referred to as the last taboo: the one topic that many don't want to contemplate, much less discuss, more than any other. Funerals do occur, and how we behave and what we say before,...
By Danny Amoruccio
In Our Blogs
Wednesday, January 18, 2023

Building The Perfect Video Memorial For Your Loved One

We at Willowbrook Cemetery think a video memorial is a beautiful way to remember a loved one who has passed. The pain of loss and the helplessness we may feel in the face of our sorrow is a well-kn...
By Danny Amoruccio
In Our Blogs
Thursday, January 5, 2023

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Coping with Memories of Grief and Loss During Hannukah

Even while the holidays are a powerful reminder of our losses, they are also an appropriate time to remember and celebrate the lives of those we have lost. Dealing with a loss during Hannukah can h...

Care Essentials While Grieving The Loss Of A Loved One

Grieving the loss of a loved one may sometimes test even the strongest of people. Experiencing loss is a personal journey everyone must do on their terms. Willowbrook Cemetery knows how difficult i...

Remembering A Loved One At Thanksgiving

When we still mourn the loss of a beloved one as the Thanksgiving holiday season approaches, everything seems different, as if the world were turned upside down. We are frequently expected to conti...

Common Jewish Funeral Traditions

The Jewish funeral ceremony is grounded in millennia of tradition and adheres firmly to a set of practices per the principles of the Torah. Some Reformed Jews have made changes to certain customary...

Burial Benefits At A Veterans Cemetery

Veterans and their families should know about the burial benefits available to service members. We recommend that veterans examine potential benefits and arrange funeral plans with Willowbrook Ceme...

What Is Cremation Jewelry?

Following cremation, the remains of a deceased loved one can be handled in several ways: A common practice is keeping the ashes on permanent display at home or the workplace in an urn. The ashes of...

Meaningful Gift Ideas For Someone Who Has Recently Lost Someone

Witnessing a loved one's sadness can be debilitating and despairing. When nothing can be done to make the agony go away, it can be challenging to know just what to say or do. When you don't live ne...