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Before my father died in a nursing home five years ago he would tell me he’d been in Mexico the day before, or the week before, or sometime in the recent past, despite the fact he hadn’t been anywhere but the inside of the nursing home for seven years. 948 more words

Firm uses 3-D printers to create personal cremation urns

You can now live inside an object “unique to you” for eternity thanks to a Minneapolis company’s modern twist on cremation urns using 3-D printing. 499 more words


Rendina Funeral remodel...truly impressive...

Tony Rendina and his family have served the funeral needs of thousands of families over the past half century.  In order to offer a complete program of funeral service while helping with his families cemetery needs, Tony has become affiliated with Calumet Park Cemetery on April 1 of this year.  244 more words

Calumet Park Cemetery In Merrillville Indiana

My 4-yr Old as Incidental Therapist

Quite in her own inquisitive way my 4-yr old daughter, Pixie (in this blog context), is acting as a live-in therapist. She brings up thoughts and questions about Alex and his passing at the most random times and I am faced with dealing with it myself, on the spot, as I attempt to find an explanation that is true yet appropriate for her 4-yr od mind to absorb. 1,327 more words

Scattering my ashes? How about scattering good deeds and the seed of the word of God? Tim Hall in Weekly messages from the light of God’s word. 16 more words


Indiana Funeral Care - Choosing the Right Options for a Funeral

No one really likes to think about death, let alone plan for it.  However, making plans ahead of time for your own funeral – or that of a loved one – can ease some of the stress and relieve families of the potential financial burden. 361 more words


Prayer for the Dead

  • It is recommended to delay burial for 24 hours after death if confirmed and to have time to notify as many people as possible to participate in such prayer.
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