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Ask the Funeral Director – October 8, 2021

Posted on October 8, 2021 by Joe Pray | Leave a comment
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Ask the Funeral Director Dear FD, Do you do more cremations or burials these days? The cremation rate in our community, as like the rest of the country and world, has risen significantly in the last 30 years. What at first in the 1970s seemed like a “fad,” is now the most commonplace form of […]

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Ask the Funeral Director – October 1, 2021

Posted on October 1, 2021 by Joe Pray | 4 Comments
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Ask the Funeral Director Dear FD, What if I die far away from home?  How will my remains get back, and who do I call? Sadly, this happens regularly, and not always on vacation. Many people have homes in Florida or other far away states, and may be in residence there when death occurs. Once […]

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Ask the Funeral Director – September 24, 2021

Posted on September 24, 2021 by Joe Pray | Leave a comment
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Ask the Funeral Director Dear FD, I am finding it difficult to sit down and write out the important stories about my parents to be included in their prearrangement.  I’m worried we could lose this family history when they are gone, but I can’t bring myself to ask them to do this because of the […]

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Ask the Funeral Director – September 17, 2021

Posted on September 17, 2021 by Joe Pray | Leave a comment
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Ask the Funeral Director Dear FD, I noticed on your website an article about Viking funerals. If I want to be put to sea on a flaming ship, can I? Setting a ship afire with a deceased person on a public lake is not possible for two reasons: 1) It is illegal. 2) It would […]

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Ask the Funeral Director – August 27, 2021

Posted on August 27, 2021 by Joe Pray | Leave a comment
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Ask the Funeral Director Dear FD, I saw a lot of buzz on Facebook about fighter jets in the area over the weekend.  Where those part of the memorial service for Francis Flaherty? Ensign Francis Flaherty was finally returned home last week for burial nearly 80 years after he perished saving lives aboard the USS […]

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