Obituaries

Katherine Heyd
B: 1924-02-20
D: 2017-09-20
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Heyd, Katherine
Muriel Helbraun
B: 1923-03-14
D: 2017-09-17
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Helbraun, Muriel
George Araujo
B: 1928-04-24
D: 2017-09-17
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Araujo, George
Gary Hoffman
D: 2017-09-13
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Hoffman, Gary
Lionel Lewis
B: 1949-04-13
D: 2017-09-12
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Lewis , Lionel
Sarah Warren
B: 1934-09-11
D: 2017-09-03
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Warren, Sarah
Carl Iglthaler
B: 1939-05-29
D: 2017-08-23
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Iglthaler, Carl
Marcia Speights
B: 1940-01-12
D: 2017-08-18
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Speights, Marcia
Edward Eller
B: 1927-08-27
D: 2017-08-14
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Eller, Edward
John Monten
B: 1945-09-10
D: 2017-08-11
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Monten, John
Adassa McHayle
B: 1942-03-24
D: 2017-08-03
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McHayle, Adassa
Barbara Zimmer
B: 1928-06-01
D: 2017-08-02
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Zimmer, Barbara
Antoinette Ingersoll
B: 1925-01-29
D: 2017-07-28
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Ingersoll, Antoinette
Carolyn Prokop
B: 1940-10-09
D: 2017-07-26
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Prokop, Carolyn
Timothy Fetzer
B: 1969-03-08
D: 2017-07-20
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Fetzer, Timothy
Vera Loatman
B: 1925-06-01
D: 2017-07-18
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Loatman, Vera
Edward D'Anna
B: 1925-04-22
D: 2017-07-14
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D'Anna, Edward
Audrey Halloran
B: 1924-03-10
D: 2017-07-09
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Halloran, Audrey
Dorothy Leslie
B: 1921-10-01
D: 2017-07-08
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Leslie, Dorothy
Elliott Artis III
B: 1955-05-20
D: 2017-07-06
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Artis III, Elliott
Mary Madden
B: 1934-06-13
D: 2017-06-26
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Madden, Mary

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What is a Memorial Service?

Unlike a traditional funeral, a memorial service is a gathering where a casket is not present (although the urn with the cremated remains may be on display). A memorial service can be held weeks or even months after the death.

A memorial service can be held in a church, the funeral home or a community hall, or somewhere of importance to the deceased and family. There is usually music, selected readings, and a eulogy. Memorial services can be further personalized as a celebration-of-life.

Memorial Service Ideas

Our experience has shown us that many of today's families want more than a traditional funeral. This can be done by bringing more of the personality and lifestyle of the deceased into the arrangements. By displaying photographs or staging the event around a favorite pastime, a memorial service can become more personal and meaningful.

If a personalized memorial service suits the needs of your family, we suggest you consider the following questions:

  • What did your loved one like to do?
  • What was he or she like as an individual?
  • What was their profession and how did that shape their life?
  • Was your loved one spiritual?
  • Was he or she proud of their cultural or ethnic heritage? 

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Using the above five questions as our guide, we will spend the time to help create a fitting memorial service for your loved one. Please call us at 914-737-0083 to learn the details of our memorial service planning process.