February 7, 2020
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Comparing Funerals and Wakes for a Departed Loved One

There may be additional events that the family or friends of a recently departed loved on choose to hold in addition to their funeral, and one […]
January 14, 2020
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Writing Extended Obituaries for Funeral Programs

For those dealing with the passing of a loved one or friend, the writing of an obituary can be very important. This is an opportunity to […]
December 10, 2019
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Understanding Funeral Insurance and Its Benefits

While it’s not a topic anyone necessarily likes thinking about, those who pre-plan their funerals or assist with these services for others are doing a great […]
November 12, 2019
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Considering Pallbearers as Part of Funeral Planning

While every funeral will be slightly different based on the unique needs of the family and the wishes of the departed, a consistent theme across nearly […]
October 8, 2019
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Transportation Tips for a Loved One Passing in Another City

There are several parts of any funeral process that are both stressful and no fun to deal with, particularly after the loss of a loved one. […]
September 10, 2019
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Considering Funeral Costs and Related Tax Deductions

While it’s not the first thing anyone wants to think about while grieving the loss of a loved one, an important area for consideration is the […]
August 13, 2019
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Options Available for Preserving Cremated Ashes

For many looking for a cost-effective, classy and even environmentally-friendly way of handling the remains of a departed loved one, cremation is a popular and beneficial […]
July 15, 2019
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Areas Involved in Eco-Friendly Funeral Proceedings

With more and more emphasis being placed on sustainability and environmental friendliness around the globe, many individuals are becoming more serious about living in green ways […]
June 11, 2019
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Proper Handling of a Loved One’s Digital Record

At Lindquist Mortuaries, it’s our honor to assist those dealing with the passing of a loved one with a number of different important tasks. From funeral […]