Obituaries

James Beane
B: 1937-08-25
D: 2018-08-16
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Beane, James
Mary Edwards
B: 1944-03-02
D: 2018-08-15
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Edwards , Mary
Dorothy Cullison
B: 1935-04-10
D: 2018-08-14
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Cullison , Dorothy
Theresa Tippett
B: 1946-12-10
D: 2018-08-13
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Tippett, Theresa
Tammy Burch
B: 1963-11-10
D: 2018-08-11
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Burch, Tammy
Joseph Jackson
B: 1954-05-16
D: 2018-08-07
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Jackson, Joseph
Michael Lee, Sr.
B: 1965-08-21
D: 2018-08-06
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Lee, Sr. , Michael
Robert Hill
B: 1941-01-29
D: 2018-08-05
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Hill, Robert
Timothy Quade
B: 1978-11-15
D: 2018-08-04
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Quade, Timothy
Robert Pike
B: 1922-08-04
D: 2018-08-01
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Pike , Robert
Peggy French
B: 1939-09-12
D: 2018-07-31
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French , Peggy
Charles Downs
B: 1960-02-06
D: 2018-07-30
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Downs, Charles
Catherine Johnson Wible
B: 1922-12-07
D: 2018-07-26
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Johnson Wible, Catherine
Deborah West
B: 1958-04-07
D: 2018-07-25
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West, Deborah
Ida Swecker
B: 1933-01-19
D: 2018-07-24
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Swecker, Ida
Roger Mundey
B: 1951-06-04
D: 2018-07-21
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Mundey, Roger
Stephen Wathen
B: 1928-12-21
D: 2018-07-19
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Wathen , Stephen
Larry Lutz
B: 1938-01-30
D: 2018-07-16
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Lutz, Larry
Joseph Horak
B: 1934-04-03
D: 2018-07-14
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Horak, Joseph
Gary Lockhart
B: 1943-12-01
D: 2018-07-13
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Lockhart, Gary
William Mattingly
B: 1938-06-21
D: 2018-07-13
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Mattingly, William

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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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  • What did your loved one like to do?
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  • What was their profession and how did that shape their life?
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