Obituaries

Dorothy MacDonald
B: 1933-08-25
D: 2017-06-23
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MacDonald, Dorothy
Sophie Dykun
B: 1922-05-06
D: 2017-06-19
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Dykun, Sophie
Mykola Nick Pinchak
B: 1921-12-21
D: 2017-06-19
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Pinchak, Mykola Nick
John Plummer
B: 1930-09-21
D: 2017-06-19
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Plummer , John
Adrian Hunter
B: 1954-05-12
D: 2017-06-14
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Hunter, Adrian
Maria Szewczyk
B: 1927-04-26
D: 2017-06-13
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Szewczyk, Maria
Valerio De Bellis
B: 1935-01-30
D: 2017-06-13
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De Bellis , Valerio
Steven Brooks
B: 1977-07-24
D: 2017-06-12
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Brooks , Steven
Anna Connolly
B: 1935-02-07
D: 2017-06-11
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Connolly, Anna
Mykhailo Buchok
B: 1927-09-24
D: 2017-06-11
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Buchok, Mykhailo
Fredrick Sless
B: 1930-08-08
D: 2017-06-10
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Sless, Fredrick
Patrick Fischer
B: 1949-11-25
D: 2017-06-09
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Fischer, Patrick
Stella Czepita
B: 1924-12-19
D: 2017-06-07
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Czepita, Stella
Robert Hewitson
B: 1938-11-16
D: 2017-06-04
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Hewitson, Robert
Leonard McConville
B: 1952-11-03
D: 2017-06-02
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McConville, Leonard
Fr. Philip Sherlock
B: 1936-01-16
D: 2017-06-02
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Sherlock, Fr. Philip
Maria Grande
B: 1927-09-12
D: 2017-05-30
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Grande, Maria
Clarence Wilson
B: 1929-11-24
D: 2017-05-25
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Wilson, Clarence
John MacKinnon
B: 1926-09-20
D: 2017-05-23
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MacKinnon, John
Edgar Rodel
B: 1919-01-26
D: 2017-05-22
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Rodel , Edgar
Annie Roach
B: 1928-02-29
D: 2017-05-22
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Roach, Annie

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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.

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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?
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