Being a ‘baby boomer’ I naturally expect to do well at all times. Today however I was reading a book called Job, written many eons ago. A very informative book about a blessed man who came under a major test.
Summers said the Westboro Baptist Church is active in anti-gay protests. They claim that the death of American soldiers are God’s punishment for America’s tolerance of homosexuality. They have protested more than 200 military funerals around the country, and their website has the schedule of weekly protests of more military funerals and other sites, which they see as supporting homosexuality.
First of all, remember that embalming is a personal decision. It does not have to be done. Your funeral director will give you good advice. If you really can’t make your mind up, or have specific worries, why not let it become a decision for the funeral director? Just remember this needs to be within your budget and you should reassure yourself of this.
Years of counseling have caused me to believe that their is no more excused issues than anger. If I had a dollar for every time I have heard a person say they cannot control their temper. Why is it so many believe that anger is one of those things that is either genetic – my father was this way – or simply uncontrollable.
Last week the principal at my sons’ school lost his adult daughter. The kids were told in a very general way about this and the parents (informed beforehand) could take over from there in any way they saw fit. It is our religious tradition to visit the family in mourning in the week following the funeral. This was (thanks be) the first time in a couple of years that we had such a visit to make and my husband and I decided to bring the two older boys along. They each have a relationship with their principal (good so far!) and we believe that comforting the bereaved is a sacred obligation.
Bessie Seip is one of those angels. Bessie was born in the Arizona Territory on April 29, 1895. Her parents were Sam N. and Maude G Seip and they lived at 373 N First Avenue. Her father was a cigar maker and had a successful shop at 40 E. Washington Street.
And how in the world do you convey these ideas to the heart and soul of a child? How can you look at that sweet face and tell her that grandma is better in the ground than in her living room; playing the banjo; singing old time songs and helping to make chocolate chip cookies with her in the kitchen?
Sheaf: This gathering of materials is usually made from long wheat grasses and tied together in the middle with a few flowers. This can be placed inside the casket distributors connecticut, on top of it or set on a side table during visitations. When it is dried it symbolizes a fruitful and productive life. These are chosen mostly by friends, family or religious affiliations.
Those who specialize in the study of and write about ethics are called Ethicans. By any definition they are a strange lot. Their main occupation is criticizing other ethicans and every ethical school of thought except the ones they favor.
Inside piece – This smaller piece of flower can also be placed inside the casket and some examples include satin, pillows, crosses, nosegays and hinge sprays. The youngest family members are the ones who send inside pieces.