Obituaries

Edgar Franco Castillo
B: 1955-08-02
D: 2018-04-18
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Franco Castillo, Edgar
Thomas McLaren
B: 1942-10-30
D: 2018-04-16
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McLaren, Thomas
Bruce Johnson
B: 1937-05-16
D: 2018-04-15
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Johnson, Bruce
Debra Daily
B: 1948-12-17
D: 2018-04-14
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Daily, Debra
Liqin Wang
B: 1962-09-30
D: 2018-04-12
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Wang, Liqin
Luis Lozada
B: 1971-01-17
D: 2018-04-10
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Lozada, Luis
Frederick Rabie
B: 1955-03-28
D: 2018-04-06
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Rabie, Frederick
Wilma Johnson
B: 1959-01-10
D: 2018-03-30
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Johnson, Wilma
Christine Bush
B: 1959-02-22
D: 2018-03-28
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Bush, Christine
Ronald Erickson
B: 1946-02-05
D: 2018-03-27
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Erickson, Ronald
Raymond Alvey
B: 1928-06-11
D: 2018-03-24
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Alvey, Raymond
Velya Gershtein
B: 1928-02-19
D: 2018-03-23
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Gershtein, Velya
Charlene Kushner
B: 1932-04-30
D: 2018-03-20
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Kushner, Charlene
Tirsa Luna del Tora
B: 1937-01-30
D: 2018-03-18
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Luna del Tora, Tirsa
Richard White
B: 1944-07-02
D: 2018-03-16
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White, Richard
Arthur Tate
B: 1942-08-28
D: 2018-03-16
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Tate, Arthur
Walter Velazco Herrera
B: 1961-02-27
D: 2018-03-11
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Velazco Herrera, Walter
Is Chen
B: 1940-06-05
D: 2018-03-10
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Chen, Is
Enrique Reynoso
B: 1955-03-04
D: 2018-02-27
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Reynoso, Enrique
Tongzhuan Song
B: 1925-07-02
D: 2018-02-25
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Song, Tongzhuan
John Mehoves
B: 1923-03-05
D: 2018-02-23
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Mehoves, John

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Benefits of Burial

Reasons to Hold a Burial Service

When it comes time for you to make final care arrangements on behalf of a deceased family member you may be surprised to learn of the benefits of well-crafted burial services. During the arrangement conference with a funeral director you'll have the opportunity to discuss the features and benefits of graveside services and look at the top three reasons why families choose a graveside service:

Simplicity: Many people today hunger for greater simplicity in their lives; a natural, uncluttered, uncomplicated life. This is a desire which is nothing new to the human heart. Consider the Roman Catholic, Anglican and Quaker religious orders who continue to strive for a simple, sincere approach to life. We've long wanted to focus on what is most important, and the simplicity of graveside services does just that.

The Natural Setting: What better place to celebrate the life of a loved one than under the open sky, beneath trees, or beside flowers? No matter the type of cemetery that your loved one's burial services is held at, the emotional and spiritual comforts of the natural surroundings will be keenly felt.

Religious Requirements: There are profound religious reasons families choose burial services over any other final care option. For example, the Christian concept of resurrection of the body is deeply held by many and makes burial an act of religious ceremony. Jewish families and those practicing Islamic traditions also have strong religious and social commitments to burial.

The Importance of Witnessing: As mentioned earlier, human societies of all times and in all places have incorporated burial into their cultural or religious practices. This long-lived social relationship with burial has resulted in a core belief shared among peoples around the globe: burial is an act of respect, made most meaningful when witnessed.

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