Funerals are for Saints and Sinners

Posted on January 17, 2020 by Allen McMullen | Leave a comment
Posted under Funeral etiquette, Funeral service

These days we’re hearing a lot about life celebrations. A funeral is a ceremony for someone who has died and the survivors. A celebration of life is a funeral with a celebratory feel and it may or may not have a faith-based component. Celebrating the life of the accomplished, the kind, and the generous feels […]

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Writing the thank you notes

Posted on December 13, 2019 by Allen McMullen | Leave a comment
Posted under Funeral etiquette

Writing thank you notes is usually one of the very first “after the funeral” tasks you will undertake. You may be surprised to find that your brain/hand coordination is not working so well. You sit there with pen in hand and well-formed thoughts in your head, but somehow it all gets lost between the head […]

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