Thanksgiving is a time for family to gather with one another and give thanks for all the blessings in their lives. If you are mourning the loss of a loved one, the holidays can be an emotionally difficult time; especially if this is the first year without them. To help make this Thanksgiving more meaningful, here are 10 ways to honor your loved one during the holidays.
Spreading the cremation ashes of a loved one can be both meaningful and therapeutic. If you are interested in holding an ash scattering ceremony, click here to learn about popular ash scattering options.
Is your funeral home in need of a renovation? Learn how a few simple changes can modernize your funeral home and make it more inviting for families.
For more than fifteen years, October 30th has been recognized as Create A Great Funeral Day. This is a day that is dedicated to talking with loved ones about how they want to be honored. On this day we encourage everyone to talk with loved ones and start a dialogue about end of life planning. Click here to learn more.
Canadian rock legend and frontman of The Tragically Hip, Gord Downie, has passed away after a long battle with terminal brain cancer. Learn more about his life and accomplishments here.
Originally published by Conner & Koch Funeral Home Blog The loss of a loved one is never easy. In many cases, attending a funeral can make the experience that much more difficult. A funeral is often somber with many guests being overcome with sadness and grief. The alternative option is to have a celebration of …
Petty was best known as the lead singer of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers as well as the 1980s super group, the Travelling Wilburys. Both as a solo artist and as a member of the Heartbreakers, Petty was an American rock legend and one of the most commercially successful rock artists of all time.
At least 50 are dead and more than 200 injured in the largest mass shooting in U.S. history.
Hefner was more than just the founder of one of the most iconic magazines of the 20th century, he was a journalist, political activist, philanthropist, and World War 2 veteran.
Grandparent’s Day serves a day to recognize and celebrate everything your grandma and grandpa have done for you. If your grandparents are no longer here, this day can serve as a way to celebrate their legacy and feel a connection with them.