WHAT IS ADVANCE FUNERAL PLANNING?

Advance funeral planning is a term that you may have heard before, and you probably know what it means. However, there’s a broader meaning to it which comprises a lot of elements. Advance funeral planning is contacting any of the funeral homes in your vicinity...
MEMORIAL IDEAS FOR VETERANS

MEMORIAL IDEAS FOR VETERANS

Death can be very difficult for everyone involved. When it comes to the death of a veteran or someone who has spent their entire lives in service to the nation, the loss is even greater. Therefore, it’s important to honor them and send them away with a proper goodbye....

Talking To Loved Ones About Final Wishes

Before the time comes, you should talk to your loved ones about their final wishes. Since death is always uncertain, it is better to talk about such things as soon as possible. But having a conversation about death with loved ones is harder than one may anticipate....

Helping Children With Grief And Loss

Even grownups struggle with dealing with the loss of a loved one. So, imagine how overwhelming it can be for children who might not even fully grasp the concept of death. Cremation, funeral homes, all these can seem very confusing to them. And often, as parents or...

What To Do If You Cannot Attend A Funeral Service?

Attending a funeral ceremony can be a relief to someone you know who is grieving the loss of a loved one. Even if it’s a small gesture, it might help you and the grieving family find solace to some extent. We, at Strouf Funeral Home, understand the importance of...