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What Can A Funeral Director Assist Me With?

When arranging a funeral ceremony, there are several details to consider and numerous plans to make. Not everyone understands what goes into organizing a funeral service. However, if you ...
By Danny Amoruccio
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Wednesday, January 5, 2022

Coping With Grief During The Holidays

It's never easy to lose a loved one, and their absence may feel all the more poignant during Christmas time. When confronted with holiday happiness, it is typical for people to feel unhappy or...
By Danny Amoruccio
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Thursday, December 16, 2021

How to Plan a Meaningful Memorial Service

The deceased's family members gather to say their last farewells to their cherished ones during a memorial service. This service serves as a tribute to the individual's life and prov...
By Danny Amoruccio
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Friday, November 26, 2021

How To Keep Your Loved One’s Closer To Your Heart

If someone close to you has died unexpectedly, there are certain things you can do to keep them in your heart. At Willowbrook Cemetery feels that several approaches may be used to achieve...
By Danny Amoruccio
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Monday, November 15, 2021

Can I Still Have A Gathering/Service If I Choose Cremation?

There is a widespread myth concerning cremation that visitation, wakes, or other formal ceremonies cannot be held if a person is cremated. Visitations are not only permitted in advance of a cremati...
By Danny Amoruccio
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Friday, October 29, 2021

What’s The Point Of A Funeral Service?

Dealing with the loss of someone close to you is never easy. At Willowbrook Cemetery, we have seen many people struggle during this difficult time.  Death leaves us in grief and many people fe...
By Danny Amoruccio
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Tuesday, October 19, 2021

Questions To Ask When Choosing A Cemetery

The death of a loved one can be a very trying time, and choosing a cemetery can be stressful and overwhelming. However, you need to ensure that you make the right choice. Questions To Ask a Cemete...
By Danny Amoruccio
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Wednesday, September 29, 2021

Previous Posts

Can I Have A Gathering/Visitation Without A Ceremony/Service?

Willowbrook Cemetery provides customized burial services and can cater to specific requirements. Over the years, we have noticed that there is a sea change in the customs that people follow wh...

4 Types of Cremation- Understanding the Differences

After a person’s death, the family will either cremate or bury the remains. The latter is the traditional method of disposition and cremation is a newer concept for most. We at Willowbrook Cemetery...

What Do I Do With The Ashes After Cremation?

After cremation, you will be given the ashes of your loved one. You have the option to keep the ashes in an urn or any other container of your choice. Different Options To Put Ashes After Crematio...

When I Bury Or Entomb Cremated Remains, Can I Keep A Separate Small Amount?

Losing someone close to you can be a challenging and stressful time. While the family members have to deal with their grief, they also have to plan and organize the funeral or memorial service (in ...

Recommended Reading Selections for Funeral Services

Funeral readings are a way to express your feelings about the loved one you have lost. These readings are used during memorial services, celebrations of life, and funerals. Types Of Readings Beca...

Pre-Planning The Time is Now

The idea of preplanning a funeral is not very new and had been around for some time now. However, not every person is comfortable with planning their funeral, especially younger people, who believe...

Memorial Service Ideas for Families Who Choose Cremation

Many people feel that they can’t conduct a memorial service or visitation when they opt for cremation rather than a burial. This is not always the case and you can have a memorial service or wake a...