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In our blog, we share resources and information that families in our community can use to cope with their loss or better understand their grief. We also write about ways we have been involved in the community. Check out our latest posts below.
What is the greatest misconception in pre-planning your final arrangements? Many people believe that pre-planning equates to paying the funeral home in advance. This is not the case – the funeral home receives money only after death occurs. When you prepay your final expenses, your funds are held in a life insurance policy until the […]Continue Reading
Hello Southern Utah – I’m Larry Hansen. My business partner Russell Atkin and I are pleased to announce the opening of The Pet Cremation Center of Southern Utah. Russ and I are licensed funeral directors and also the owners of Serenity Funeral Home and The Cremation Center of Southern Utah. Together, we have over fifty […]Continue Reading
America celebrates Flag Day on June 14. I recently came across an interesting article on History.com entitled, “What Is Flag Day?” Written by Jennie Cohen, this article offers some excellent insight into flag day and why it is a significant holiday. According to the article, in 1885, school teacher Bernard Cigrand originated the idea for […]Continue Reading
Memorial Day is observed on the last Monday of May and honors the men and women who have died while serving in the U.S. military. We remember and salute our veterans for the sacrifices they’ve made for our great country. Memorial Day has also long been touted as the first official holiday of the summer […]Continue Reading
Arbor Day will be celebrated this year on Friday, April 29 – a holiday in which individuals and groups are encouraged to plant trees and enjoy the outdoors. Our Tree of Life Memorial Tree Planting Program is a unique offering that combines the significance of Arbor Day and the remembrance of a loved one. When […]Continue Reading