Many people find it extremely difficult to express their feelings when someone they love passes away. Sending a condolence letter that expresses your sympathy in a few kind & simple words can convey your feelings. A condolence letter pays tribute to the departed soul. It can prove to be a ... Continue Reading.
Cremation and burial are both extremely ancient forms of dealing with the deceased. Today, there is more religious and cultural flexibility and people can choose from either of these two forms as per their preferences. Many are torn between these two choices. Consider the points mentioned below to ... Continue Reading.
When you are choosing a cremation provider, you want to make sure they would be able to provide you the kind of services you need. It isn’t uncommon for people to forget some basic details while planning a cremation and that can lead to chaos at the last minute. The one way to ensure you make the ... Continue Reading.
Traditions are not static. They evolve and change too. The importance of creating new holiday traditions after a death in the family serves a dual purpose. By focusing on doing something new you recover from the feelings of loss. You are also trying to keep the memories of the departed alive. Here ... Continue Reading.
Grief is the first natural response to the loss of a loved one. That loved one could be a spouse, child, parent, friend, relative and even a pet. Grief could be acute or persistent depending upon the severity of loss, the emotional quotient of a person, and the way it affects their ... Continue Reading.
After cremation most people choose to keep their loved one's ashes in an urn as a memory of them. There are so many types of urns available nowadays that it can get a little overwhelming when looking at all of the options. Whether you are pre-planning and choosing your own urn, or you've lost a ... Continue Reading.
A steadily growing trend today is that many people are pre-planning and pre-paying for their funeral or end of life celebration. This has surfaced from two main reasons. First, the need that people feel to ensure their funeral takes place just the way they want it to, and second, to ensure their ... Continue Reading.
The thought of discussing your final wishes with your loved ones can be extremely challenging. Choosing when and how to discuss this with them can prove to be equally difficult. Many people find it better to avoid such conversations, while some are relieved & comforted knowing that family ... Continue Reading.
Canada has inherited a number of systems from the United Kingdom including an elaborate system of honours, awards and titles. These are based on the traditions of the British aristocracy and is referred to as the Canadian Honours System. Granting honours is a gracious and lasting way to pay tribute ... Continue Reading.
Pre-planning a funeral might seem like an intimidating process, but it is actually quite simple and quick. You just need to contact your preferred funeral home, convey your wishes, fill out a detailed pre-planning form, and finalize the plan. At Simply Cremations, we have helped several clients ... Continue Reading.
Pre-planning a funeral is a convenient way to ensure your last journey is carried out according to your personal preferences. When people realize this option is available to them, many decide to go through with it. At Simply Cremations, we have handled several pre-planned funerals and understand the ... Continue Reading.
Today, many people opt for a cremation, because it is more convenient and affordable compared to traditional burials. Since the latter is more common, people aren’t really aware of what goes into cremation pricing. At Simply Cremations, we provide these services and always maintain details of the ... Continue Reading.