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How to Discuss Your Final Wishes with Your Loved Ones 

Posted on April 18, 2018 by Circle of Life Cremation and Burial Centre | Leave a comment
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Although discussing death is never easy, the conversation is even harder to have when it becomes personal. Choosing an appropriate time and method to discuss your arrangements with relatives and friends can make this discussion even more challenging to have.  We at Circle of Life Cremation and Burial Centre Inc. regularly engage in these types of difficult conversations with clients and their families. Below, we […]

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Choosing Appropriate Songs at a Funeral or Memorial Service 

Posted on April 4, 2018 by Circle of Life Cremation and Burial Centre | Leave a comment
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As today’s funeral and memorial services have become more personalized, so, too, have the music selections. Gone are the days when you simply made a decision based on a limited number of traditional choices provided by the funeral director. Now, services regularly include soloists and various instruments as well as music from a variety of genres.   To help you with selecting […]

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How to Choose Speakers for a Funeral or Memorial Service

Posted on March 21, 2018 by Circle of Life Cremation and Burial Centre | 2 Comments
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Funerals or memorial services require two specific things to make them extra memorable: the words that are spoken, and the people who say them. However, many people seem to underestimate the importance of choosing the proper speakers at a funeral until later on in the funeral/memorial planning stages. But choosing the right speakers can make […]

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Dealing with Your Pet’s Grief

Posted on March 7, 2018 by Circle of Life Cremation and Burial Centre | Leave a comment
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When a pet loses a companion – whether it be human or animal – they grieve in similar ways to humans. Not only is the loss of their companion traumatic and painful, but a pet’s grief can be expressed both physically and psychologically. Learn more about the signs and symptoms of a grieving pet and […]

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Surviving Valentine’s Day After Losing a Loved One

Posted on February 13, 2018 by Circle of Life Cremation and Burial Centre | Leave a comment
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Regardless of how much time has passed since you’ve lost a loved one, special holidays and occasions often trigger powerful emotions and memories. If you’ve lost a spouse, then Valentine’s Day, the “couple’s holiday”, may be an especially emotional time for you. But with our expert tips below, hopefully you can manage your grief a […]

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