Paul March
B: 1942-12-01
D: 2018-03-20
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March, Paul
Elva Sensenig
B: 1945-09-15
D: 2018-03-18
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Sensenig, Elva
Floy Baker
B: 1928-07-31
D: 2018-03-18
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Baker, Floy
Annett Hughes
B: 1934-06-11
D: 2018-03-18
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Hughes, Annett
James Chubb
B: 1931-10-25
D: 2018-03-16
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Chubb, James
Lillian Martin
B: 1941-10-29
D: 2018-03-13
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Martin, Lillian
Annette Tice
B: 1937-09-13
D: 2018-03-12
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Tice, Annette
Earl Weaver
B: 1922-07-26
D: 2018-03-10
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Weaver, Earl
Paul Newswanger
B: 1933-06-28
D: 2018-03-08
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Newswanger, Paul
Karen Winey
B: 1944-08-11
D: 2018-03-07
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Winey, Karen
Elizabeth Reeser
B: 1934-05-25
D: 2018-03-06
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Reeser, Elizabeth
Carol Martin
B: 1964-04-02
D: 2018-03-05
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Martin, Carol
Anna Martin
B: 1916-12-29
D: 2018-03-04
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Martin, Anna
Anna Palmer
B: 1930-02-05
D: 2018-03-03
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Palmer, Anna
A. Clare McCarrick
B: 1933-06-17
D: 2018-03-01
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McCarrick, A. Clare
Marvin Zimmerman
B: 1944-12-17
D: 2018-03-01
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Zimmerman, Marvin
Bertha Schroll
B: 1923-08-02
D: 2018-03-01
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Schroll, Bertha
Ella Nolt
B: 1929-06-29
D: 2018-02-27
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Nolt, Ella
Paul Hess
B: 1923-09-25
D: 2018-02-27
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Hess, Paul
Gene Weir
B: 1953-03-29
D: 2018-02-26
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Weir, Gene
Loretta Partington
B: 1929-12-17
D: 2018-02-26
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Partington, Loretta


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Unlike a traditional funeral, a memorial service is a gathering where a casket is not present (although the urn with the cremated remains may be on display). A memorial service can be held weeks or even months after the death.

A memorial service can be held in a church, the funeral home or a community hall, or somewhere of importance to the deceased and family. There is usually music, selected readings, and a eulogy. Memorial services can be further personalized as a celebration-of-life.

Memorial Service Ideas

Our experience has shown us that many of today's families want more than a traditional funeral. This can be done by bringing more of the personality and lifestyle of the deceased into the arrangements. By displaying photographs or staging the event around a favorite pastime, a memorial service can become more personal and meaningful.

If a personalized memorial service suits the needs of your family, we suggest you consider the following questions:

  • What did your loved one like to do?
  • What was he or she like as an individual?
  • What was their profession and how did that shape their life?
  • Was your loved one spiritual?
  • Was he or she proud of their cultural or ethnic heritage? 

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Using the above five questions as our guide, we will spend the time to help create a fitting memorial service for your loved one. Please call us at 717-354-0444 to learn the details of our memorial service planning process.

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