Having the right information can be comforting to family and friends during a time of grief. Use these collected resources to offer answers and bring peace.

Upon Death

There are a number of considerations and protocols to follow the passing of a loved one. Visit this page to learn more about the process.

Funeral Etiquette

Funerals can bring all kinds of emotions. It is important to be aware of your feelings and use this guide to help understand what may be expected as you pay your respects.


Each passing involves the printing of a death notice, known as an obituary. Read here to see a sample and learn how to  write one by filling in a form.


A similar remembrance to an obituary, a eulogy is a spoken reflection on the life just passed. Take time in crafting your statement and use these tips to honor the dearly departed.


We’ve provided some essential questions and their answers to clarify the entire process. If you have a question we haven’t answered, let us know and we’ll share what we know.


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