Obituaries

Melvyn Hopkins
B: 1947-01-22
D: 2017-10-08
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Hopkins, Melvyn
Karl Hubbard
B: 1948-07-24
D: 2017-10-05
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Hubbard, Karl
Michael Cherry
B: 1989-12-25
D: 2017-10-05
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Cherry, Michael
Robert Fortier
B: 1927-09-22
D: 2017-10-03
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Fortier, Robert
Richard Wood
B: 1955-07-16
D: 2017-10-03
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Wood, Richard
Thelma Powers
B: 1935-01-15
D: 2017-10-03
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Powers, Thelma
George Mahassel
B: 1927-07-05
D: 2017-10-02
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Mahassel, George
Sherman Wetherbee
B: 1942-06-13
D: 2017-10-01
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Wetherbee, Sherman
Frederick Racicot
B: 1948-03-28
D: 2017-09-27
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Racicot, Frederick
Peter Carmejoole
B: 1947-01-17
D: 2017-09-25
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Carmejoole, Peter
Stephen Roney
B: 1948-10-07
D: 2017-09-24
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Roney, Stephen
Edmund Belle
B: 1935-06-17
D: 2017-09-16
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Belle, Edmund
Carol Girard
B: 1937-10-09
D: 2017-09-12
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Girard, Carol
Anthony DuVerger
D: 2017-09-12
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DuVerger, Anthony
Francis McClure
B: 1934-08-03
D: 2017-09-11
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McClure, Francis
Joan Nephew
B: 1935-06-03
D: 2017-09-01
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Nephew, Joan
John Darrah
B: 1940-10-04
D: 2017-08-30
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Darrah, John
June Hale
B: 1933-06-09
D: 2017-08-22
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Hale, June
Mary Berg
B: 1953-07-18
D: 2017-08-20
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Berg, Mary
Carol Radzik
B: 1951-03-24
D: 2017-08-18
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Radzik, Carol
Robert Ellison
B: 1922-11-21
D: 2017-08-13
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Ellison, Robert

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Unlike a traditional funeral, a memorial service is a gathering where a casket is not present (although the urn with the cremated remains may be on display). A memorial service can be held weeks or even months after the death.

A memorial service can be held in a church, the funeral home or a community hall, or somewhere of importance to the deceased and family. There is usually music, selected readings, and a eulogy. Memorial services can be further personalized as a celebration-of-life.

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Our experience has shown us that many of today's families want more than a traditional funeral. This can be done by bringing more of the personality and lifestyle of the deceased into the arrangements. By displaying photographs or staging the event around a favorite pastime, a memorial service can become more personal and meaningful.

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