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Choosing a Funeral Casket – What Am I Looking For?

There are four factors to consider when while shopping for a funeral casket. They are budget, materials, size, and purpose. At Darte Funeral Home, we always help families make the right decision by...
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Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Pre-Planning: The Time is Now

It’s not common to come across people that can discuss their death and how their funeral should be planned. If you’re a healthy individual, you might find the concept of pre-planning rather absurd....
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Friday, November 13, 2020

How A Celebrant Helps A Family Heal

The death of a family member can be a very sensitive and stressful time for everybody. Channelizing all your thoughts and emotions can get very difficult amid the hustle-bustle of arranging a memor...
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Thursday, October 22, 2020

Tips for Explaining Death to Children

Talking about death with children can be a tricky topic to maneuver. Parents often find it difficult to talk about it explicitly. The concept of putting things under the rug doesn’t work when it co...
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Thursday, October 15, 2020

Funeral Etiquette 101

Some people find it very difficult to attend a funeral, especially if it is a new experience. While they want to offer comfort, they also want to make sure that they do not do anything wrong. At Da...
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Tuesday, September 29, 2020

Top Reasons to Pre-Plan Before You Need It

Today the concept of pre-planning a funeral is becoming more widely accepted. Many people have specific ideas about how they want their funeral service tape to be. Also, they do not want to add any...
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Monday, September 14, 2020

Modern Ways to Memorialize a Loved One

Losing a loved one is never easy but honoring them with a beautiful memorial service can go a long way to help family members recover. At Darte Funeral Home, we always encourage clients to personal...
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Monday, August 24, 2020

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What to Expect After the Funeral?

People who attend a funeral are often nervous about the service and don’t know what they should do during it. Should they leave immediately after the service is complete? Should they wait and speak...

Coping With the Death of a Sibling

Siblings have a unique relationship that is full of competitive spirit, rivalry, unresolved issues, and deep affection. Losing a sibling suddenly can cause a great deal of grief and confusing emoti...

What to Expect During a Funeral?

Funerals are somber affairs attended by people who are in a great deal of pain. As a guest, you don’t want to offend grieving family members or cause any sort of disturbance. This desire to be cons...

What To Expect Before The Funeral

If a loved one has passed away, one of the first things you would have to do is start planning the funeral service. If you have never handled a similar task in the past, you would not know what pro...

Grief Amid The Pandemic: How To Show Love And Support Through Social Distancing

The pandemic has forced people to change how they interact with others. Everyone has to practice social distancing and limit physical contact. They need to stay at home as much as possible to limit...