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What Is a Funeral Wake?
February 9
Whether the death is sudden or expected, there’s no denying the unbearable sadness of a loved one’s passing. It's a tragedy for which no one can truly prepare. A wake is one of the ways that mourners ...[Read More]
Cloris Leachman, Dead at 94
January 28
Cloris Leachman Actress April 30, 1926 – January 27, 2021  The much-beloved American actress and comedian, Cloris Leachman, has passed away at the age of 94. Leachman was a critica...[Read More]
Larry King, Beloved Journalist, Dead at 87
January 25
Larry King  Journalist & Media Personality November 19, 1933 – January 23, 2021  Beloved American journalist and media personality, Larry King, has passed away at the age ...[Read More]
Hank Aaron, Legendary Baseball Player, Dead at 86
January 25
Hank Aaron Baseball Player & Front Office Executive February 5, 1934 – January 22, 2021 Legendary American baseball player, Hank Aaron, has sadly passed away at the age of 86. Aaron was ...[Read More]
Finding the Right Grief Counselor
January 20
Counseling can be a beneficial process for people of all backgrounds, ages, and experiences. Particularly when a loved one has passed away, seeking out the services of a qualified grief counselor can ...[Read More]
Neil Sheehan, Celebrated American Journalist, Dead at 84
January 8
Neil Sheehan Journalist & AuthorOctober 27, 1936 — January 7, 2021Neil Sheehan was a celebrated American journalist and author best known for his extensive coverage of the Vietnam War. He spe...[Read More]
Defining Anticipatory Grief and How to Cope with It
January 5
Grieving the loss of a loved one comes in many different forms, as there are many different types of grief. One type of grief that’s often forgotten about is anticipatory grief.Keep reading ...[Read More]
Four Tips to Cope with Grief During the Holidays
December 10, 2020
For families who are coping with the loss of a loved one, the holiday season doesn’t seem so cheerful. Along with grieving, you’re also juggling buying presents, hosting guests, and oth...[Read More]
Diego Maradona, Football Legend, Dead at 60
December 10, 2020
Diego MaradonaSoccer Player and CoachOctober 30, 1960 — November 25, 2020Argentine soccer legend Diego Maradona passed away at the age of 60 after having a heart attack in his home. Maradona...[Read More]
Defining Complicated Grief and How to Cope with It
November 25, 2020
Grieving the loss of a loved one comes in many different forms, as there are many different types of grief. One type of grief that’s often forgotten about is complicated grief. Keep reading to le...[Read More]
Alex Trebek, Beloved Jeopardy! Host, Dead at 80
November 9, 2020
Alex TrebekTelevision Personality, Game Show HostJuly 22, 1940 — November 8, 2020Beloved American-Canadian entertainer Alex Trebek has passed away at the age of 80. Trebek was best...[Read More]
What Is a Will? Understanding the Legality of Leaving Final Wishes
November 3, 2020
Most people understand the basic concept of preparing a will. Plots involving wills and inheritances inform many popular stories for audiences of all ages. Despite this, most adults don't have legal w...[Read More]
Sean Connery Dead at 90
November 2, 2020
Sean ConneryActorAugust 25, 1930 — October 31, 2020Sir Thomas Sean Connery, the world-renowned Scottish actor, has sadly passed away at the age of 90. Connery was an accomplished television and film a...[Read More]
Eddie Van Halen Dead at 65
October 6, 2020
Eddie Van HalenMusician, Producer, InventorJanuary 26, 1955 — October 6, 2020Eddie Van Halen was a beloved Dutch-American musician, songwriter, producer, and inventor. Van Halen was best known as...[Read More]
September 2020 Celebrity Death Recap
October 6, 2020
Ruth Bader GinsburgSupreme Court JusticeMarch 15, 1933 — September 18, 2020Ruth Bader Ginsburg was an associate justice of the Supreme Court of the United States. During her career, Ginsburg was a mem...[Read More]
The Importance of Delegating While Grieving
September 29, 2020
The world we live in often champions martyrdom. If you are a natural leader or caregiver, you might feel like you are never doing enough. When someone close to you passes away, you may feel obliged to...[Read More]
Funeral Planning FAQs — Common Funeral Questions and Their Answers
September 29, 2020
When it comes to funerals, most people are unsure of what's expected. Today we're answering the most frequently asked questions when someone dear passes away.Q: How Much Does a Funeral Cost?A: Price c...[Read More]
August 2020 Celebrity Death Recap
September 24, 2020
Chadwick BosemanActorNovember 29, 1976 – August 28, 2020Chadwick Boseman was an accomplished American actor. During his career, he portrayed historical figures like Jackie Robinson, Jam...[Read More]