Obituaries

Helena Bekelja
B: 1937-12-18
D: 2019-09-18
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Bekelja, Helena
Linda Cummings
B: 1938-09-08
D: 2019-09-14
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Cummings, Linda
Trevor Freeborn
B: 1967-12-24
D: 2019-09-14
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Freeborn, Trevor
Juliette Brower
B: 1958-02-11
D: 2019-09-14
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Brower , Juliette
Michael Maybrey
B: 1961-02-21
D: 2019-09-13
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Maybrey, Michael
Jaime Gomez
B: 1945-02-20
D: 2019-09-11
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Gomez, Jaime
Frances "Deedy" Welch
B: 1940-01-18
D: 2019-09-09
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Welch, Frances "Deedy"
Aurele Le Blanc
B: 1938-03-27
D: 2019-09-06
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Le Blanc, Aurele
Ava Silveira
B: 2018-12-08
D: 2019-09-05
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Silveira, Ava
Hatt Shirley
B: 1941-12-10
D: 2019-09-03
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Shirley, Hatt
Anita Maraszkiewicz
B: 1956-02-10
D: 2019-09-02
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Maraszkiewicz, Anita
Arthur Denton
B: 1926-09-06
D: 2019-09-01
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Denton, Arthur
Jeanette Rooney
B: 1944-02-02
D: 2019-09-01
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Rooney, Jeanette
Barend "Ben" Niewland
B: 1917-11-27
D: 2019-08-31
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Niewland, Barend "Ben"
Mary-Ann Horaczek
B: 1940-01-23
D: 2019-08-31
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Horaczek, Mary-Ann
Francesco Graziano
B: 1930-11-22
D: 2019-08-27
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Graziano, Francesco
Surrinder Dewan
B: 1932-02-29
D: 2019-08-27
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Dewan, Surrinder
Ronald Hillman
B: 1955-07-19
D: 2019-08-27
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Hillman, Ronald
Mary Wood
B: 1952-12-05
D: 2019-08-25
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Wood, Mary
Jerri Hasey
B: 1933-07-05
D: 2019-08-24
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Hasey, Jerri
Mary Ellen Louttit
B: 1927-11-06
D: 2019-08-23
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Louttit , Mary Ellen

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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 905-549-9955 to learn the details of our memorial service planning process.