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10 Facts about Grief and Grieving

The following is an excerpt from a great article on our website written by Dr. Bill Webster One reason that we often find grief such a difficult challenge is that we have never learned what to exp...
By Dr. Bill Webster
Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Support for Losses Through Miscarriage and Stillbirth

All of the deaths we encounter through our clients are difficult, but it’s those that deal with the loss of an infant that really hits home. Our funeral directors in Bellingham and Ferndale take ex...
By Admin
Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Memorial Day Events in Whatcom County

If you’re looking for events to enjoy during the memorial day weekend we’ve got you covered.  Festival of Flags The Festival of Flags and Memorial Remembrance Day Ceremony is an event we hos...
By Admin
Monday, May 8, 2017

Helping Men Cope With the Death of a Loved One

Everyone grieves differently and there’s no right or wrong way to do so. As funeral directors in Bellingham and Ferndale we’re very familiar with this. There’s one major aspect of grief that’s quit...
By John Moles
Thursday, April 6, 2017

Sharing Spring Family Activity Ideas in Whatcom County

Our long winter is coming to an end and Spring is right around the corner. The change in season to Spring is very special to our funeral directors here in Bellingham, and Ferndale. Being that our p...
By John Moles
Thursday, March 9, 2017

The Importance of Creating a Bucket List

At our funeral homes in Bellingham and Ferndale we hear a lot about things people missed out on in their lives. It can be quite difficult to hear this and is very upsetting knowing many people didn...
By John Moles
Thursday, February 23, 2017

Remembering the History of Funeral Cookies

Are you familiar with the old concept of funeral cookies? If you aren’t, that’s probably because they haven’t been used in many years. The use of funeral cookies was huge during the colonial age bu...
By John Moles
Thursday, February 9, 2017

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Everything You Need to Know About Urn Towers

If you read the previous blog post you may already be familiar with the term urn towers. If not don’t worry, you’re going to learn all about them now! Since we plan to incorporate them at Greenacre...

John Moles Sharing His Plans for 2017

I want to wish you a Happy New Year, I hope your 2017 is going well so far! Have you thought about what you want to accomplish this year? We had a Facebook post recently saying “2017 is the year I ...

Christmas Time in Whatcom County

When it comes to Christmas time in Whatcom County, it’s a wonderful place to be with many different events to enjoy. While Christmas can be especially difficult after losing a loved one we know it’...

Top 4 Cremation Concerns of Whatcom County Families

There’s nothing worse than the passing of a loved one. At such a difficult time the last thing you need to worry about is the cremation process. When it comes to cremation services in Bellingham yo...

Love Lives On

Those we love are never really lost to us-- we feel them in so many special ways- through friends they always cared about and dreams they left behind, in beauty that they added to our days . . . in...

How to Personalize an Obituary

Writing an obituary for your loved one can be a challenging task considering the short amount of space. Making it a true reflection of how much your loved one meant to you and communicating that in...

The Importance of the End-of-Life Talk With your Loved Ones

An end-of-life conversation with your loved ones in important to ensure you gather all their wishes and desires to hold a memorial that honors them and celebrates their life. Having this conversati...