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There are Numerous Options Available With Cremation at Knollcrest

Many people don’t realize that you can have a public viewing, a mass or service, or a memorial service to honor their loved one prior to Cremation. 71 more words


How I Write. . .

My mind is always filled with my experiences over my lifetime—these 80 years. I surely have a good memory and really do not forget anything. The things I write about are always there on the tip of my tongue waiting for something I see or on somebody to say something that puts my memory to work and I will begin writing. 482 more words

Abraham Lincoln's Articles

Try something new or innovative? Nah...it won't work.

Living in the entrepreneur world is quite an experience. Thinking of an idea/process/product, development and working through to completion which is basically market acceptance and penetration, is a great reward of satisfaction that drives our motivation. 573 more words

Funeral Innovation

Q Zone: Does Cremation Stop Glorification?

Though our series theme is suffering (from 2 Corinthians 4:7-18), some “futuristic” questions were generated last week due to the fact that a portion of the text contains some end-times references. 658 more words


We make sure you have everything you need.

David Smetak is a Licensed Funeral Director at Hallowell & James. He says very simply what we understand about our role in helping you make arrangements for your loved one. 123 more words

Hallowell & James Funeral Home

Burning Fear and Doubt

Tomorrow the state will burn my fathers body in a funeral service which will reflect little of my own personal beliefs. As I am not a Christian and do not hold a conventional belief system I get what I get. 567 more words


Coming to Peace with Cremated Remains, The Keeping or Releasing of a Beloved

Last Saturday I went to the Buddhist Relics tour that visited our area for 10 days or so. They visited two years ago around this time as well, but John had just died so I didn’t have the will or energy to go then, but this year I was excited to experience it. 808 more words