Obituaries

Kenneth Greenwell
B: 1933-11-26
D: 2018-12-10
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Greenwell, Kenneth
Dorothy Hall
B: 1923-07-17
D: 2018-12-09
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Hall, Dorothy
James Coffren
B: 1928-01-06
D: 2018-12-08
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Coffren, James
Betty Langley
B: 1934-12-24
D: 2018-12-06
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Langley, Betty
John Lynch, Jr.
B: 1926-08-04
D: 2018-12-04
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Lynch, Jr. , John
Leonard Knott
B: 1950-03-25
D: 2018-12-04
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Knott, Leonard
Peter Mozick
B: 1921-06-10
D: 2018-11-29
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Mozick , Peter
David Graham
B: 1937-07-01
D: 2018-11-27
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Graham, David
Bruce Burroughs
B: 1971-04-05
D: 2018-11-26
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Burroughs , Bruce
Hazel Knott
B: 1955-01-14
D: 2018-11-25
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Knott, Hazel
Nelson Martin
B: 1964-09-06
D: 2018-11-25
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Martin, Nelson
William Dixon, Jr.
B: 1922-08-28
D: 2018-11-24
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Dixon, Jr. , William
Hilda Stillwell
B: 1923-05-12
D: 2018-11-24
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Stillwell, Hilda
Thomas Burroughs
B: 1947-08-11
D: 2018-11-23
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Burroughs, Thomas
Beverlee Weston
B: 1931-09-29
D: 2018-11-21
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Weston , Beverlee
Douglas Grandstaff
B: 1960-05-20
D: 2018-11-20
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Grandstaff, Douglas
Linda Buffenbarger
B: 1946-06-24
D: 2018-11-20
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Buffenbarger, Linda
James Thompson
B: 1933-12-23
D: 2018-11-19
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Thompson, James
Cordia Friess
B: 1938-10-08
D: 2018-11-19
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Friess, Cordia
Barbara Guffey
B: 1938-01-04
D: 2018-11-17
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Guffey, Barbara
David Watts
B: 1955-06-11
D: 2018-11-16
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Watts, David

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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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