Obituaries

Robert Melican
B: 1930-06-06
D: 2017-05-25
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Melican, Robert
Diana Wood
B: 1946-04-29
D: 2017-05-22
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Wood, Diana
Adam Goodspeed
B: 1981-04-14
D: 2017-05-18
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Goodspeed, Adam
Joan Kirejczyk
B: 1950-04-07
D: 2017-05-17
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Kirejczyk, Joan
Deborah Hanna
B: 1952-05-23
D: 2017-05-10
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Hanna, Deborah
Leah Awrey
B: 1943-11-02
D: 2017-05-05
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Awrey, Leah
Carol LaPointe
B: 1940-01-20
D: 2017-04-30
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LaPointe, Carol
Lawrence Dunbar
B: 1939-03-15
D: 2017-04-29
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Dunbar, Lawrence
William Fields
B: 1923-09-14
D: 2017-04-27
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Fields, William
Francis Frederico
B: 1934-04-08
D: 2017-04-26
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Frederico, Francis
Joan Maki
B: 1946-04-02
D: 2017-04-25
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Maki, Joan
Ethel McInnis
B: 1924-07-20
D: 2017-04-23
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McInnis, Ethel
Jean Allain
B: 1933-07-06
D: 2017-04-19
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Allain, Jean
Ann Wasiuk
B: 1940-08-23
D: 2017-04-15
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Wasiuk, Ann
James Nault
B: 1966-09-09
D: 2017-04-13
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Nault, James
Carl Seaholm
B: 1956-02-17
D: 2017-04-12
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Seaholm, Carl
Jonathan Flot
B: 1988-07-16
D: 2017-04-06
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Flot, Jonathan
Robert Bibeau
B: 1921-09-29
D: 2017-03-31
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Bibeau, Robert
James Greenfield
B: 1941-06-12
D: 2017-03-31
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Greenfield, James
Paul Brennan
B: 1928-06-08
D: 2017-03-28
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Brennan, Paul
James Mason
B: 1960-04-22
D: 2017-03-28
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Mason, James

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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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