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How much should a funeral cost? It’s something consumers often find themselves asking after a loved one’s passing. According to the National Funeral Directors Association, the average cost of a funeral service $8508. Now with that being said, a funeral service can cost much more or much less. It all comes down to what you want to be included in the service.

As difficult as it may be to hear, there’s a chance your pet might outlive you. If you’ve never considered this, you might find yourself wondering what happens to pets when their owners die? The sad truth is that thousands of pets are placed in animal shelters every year when their owner passes away.It’s a difficult situation, to say the least, and one that can be easily avoided.

Former President of the United States, George H. W. Bush has passed away at the age of 94. His death comes just seven months after the passing of his wife and Former First Lady, Barbara Bush. Bush served as the nation’s 41st president and the first in nearly 200 years to have his son also become president.

Stephen Hillenburg, the creator of the beloved children’s television show “SpongeBob SquarePants” has died at the age of 61 according to multiple reports. Reports indicated that Hillenburg passed away as a result of complications from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). Click here to read his obituary.

According to Statista, Facebook has more than 2.27 billion active monthly users. Eventually, each of those users will pass away. But what happens to Facebook after you die? Does the account get deleted? Does it just sit there dormant for people to post messages or photos the account holder will never see? Or does Facebook do something else entirely?

Thanksgiving is a special time of year. Of all the holidays we celebrate over the year, it is often the simplest. There are no trees to chop down and decorate. Credit cards aren’t pushed to the max to buy gifts for all your loved ones.It’s simply a time to gather with family and loved ones to share a meal and express all that we are thankful for. However, if this is your first thanksgiving without your loved one, it can be a very difficult time.

Creating a care package for someone grieving is a wonderful way to not only show your support but help them during such a difficult time. Something as simple as gathering a few groceries and essential items like toiletries can go a long way to making life a little easier for the bereaved. A grief care package can include pretty much anything you think the bereaved will need over the coming days.

Stan Lee, the co-creator of Marvel Comics and an icon to superhero fans everywhere has sadly passed away at the age of 95 according to multiple sources. According to multiple reports, Lee experienced a medical emergency earlier in the day and was rushed to Cedars-Sanai Medical Center earlier in the day. Over the course of his life, Lee co-created several notable characters such as Iron Man, Spider-Man, the Incredible Hulk, and the X-Men to name a few.

November 11th is a very important and special day to the American people. It is a time to honor and thank our veterans for their tremendous bravery and sacrifice. If it was not for their incredible efforts, we would not be able to enjoy the freedoms that we do. Each year, we take time on November 11th to honor and thank our veterans for their tremendous bravery and sacrifice. Here are 6 ways to celebrate Veterans Day.

Rick Stein lived an interesting life, to say the least. According to his obituary, he was a restaurant owner, jeweler and oriental rug dealer, political satirist, and sports columnist for ESPN. No one in his family could seem to agree on what he did. He was a man of mystery and mystique. From the first few sentences, Stein’s obituary draws readers in.