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Recent Obituaries

David Adamek 07/14/2019

David Adamek died Sunday, July 14, 2019. Arrangements...

Thorice Brekke 07/14/2019

Thorice Brekke, age 99 of New Richmond, died Sunday...

Thomas Parent 07/08/2019

Thomas Parent 07/08/2019

Thomas M. Parent, age 55, of New Richmond died...

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Letting Belongings Go After a Death

Letting Belongings Go After a Death

The day she left us her room was organized nicely with only a few touches of imperfection. A small pink sweater thrown on to the tiny rocking chair she once rocked her baby dolls in. A few pieces of the small china tea set were still laid out for all of her stuffed friends to

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Our purpose is to deliver a quality of service that is unmatched. Every funeral and memorial service is a tribute to a life well lived. We have assembled a staff that takes great pride in assisting families with planning and conducting the suitable funeral and/or memorial service needed.

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Grief & Healing

Grief Camps

Grief Camps

by Chaplain Julia Rajtar, MAPS, BCC   Years ago, I attended a volleyball camp.   I remember how much I wanted to attend, because I wanted to learn skills to become a better player, having learned all I could from others around me.  I will never forget camp, the skills learned, or the friendships made.  I

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Be Kind to Me, My Mom Just Died

Be Kind to Me, My Mom Just Died

By Chaplain Julia Rajtar, MAPS, BCC Sometimes I think I need to wear a t-shirt that says, Be Kind to me, my mom just died. It seems that as I walk around, unable to focus, my heart broken from sorrow and sadness, life all around me goes on as if nothing is different. That might

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A Time of Hope – Spring and Easter

A Time of Hope – Spring and Easter

by Chaplain Julia Rajtar, MAPS, BCC   After a loved one dies, we seek consolation from the pain of their absence.   One of the ways the bereaved find meaning out of the death is through the lens of faith.  Many have said “my faith teaches me that one day we will be together again in

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