Obituaries

Jose Lujan
B: 1944-10-25
D: 2019-03-18
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Lujan, Jose
Richard Covarrubia
B: 1949-01-26
D: 2019-03-17
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Covarrubia, Richard
Charles McGinty
B: 1930-10-05
D: 2019-03-17
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McGinty, Charles
James Culbreth
B: 1936-05-12
D: 2019-03-15
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Culbreth, James
Kelly Counter
B: 1926-03-23
D: 2019-03-14
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Counter, Kelly
William Landis
B: 1933-03-22
D: 2019-03-14
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Landis, William
Max Romero
B: 1945-01-23
D: 2019-03-12
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Romero, Max
Joella Tadian
B: 1933-10-18
D: 2019-03-10
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Tadian, Joella
Gayle Thompson
B: 1953-05-28
D: 2019-03-06
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Thompson, Gayle
Jonathan Mowrer
B: 1952-06-16
D: 2019-03-05
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Mowrer, Jonathan
Isabel Sanchez
B: 1933-07-08
D: 2019-03-04
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Sanchez, Isabel
Virgil Kohlhepp
B: 1960-09-16
D: 2019-03-03
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Kohlhepp, Virgil
Conrado Armijo
B: 1944-06-01
D: 2019-03-02
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Armijo, Conrado
Paolo Badamo
B: 1923-08-30
D: 2019-02-27
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Badamo, Paolo
Thomas Garcia
B: 1990-03-24
D: 2019-02-27
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Garcia, Thomas
Roy Munoz Ibarra
B: 1994-11-03
D: 2019-02-25
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Munoz Ibarra, Roy
Luis Silva
B: 1923-06-29
D: 2019-02-24
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Silva, Luis
Connie Bush
B: 1952-06-13
D: 2019-02-23
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Bush, Connie
Carl Smith
B: 1935-02-17
D: 2019-02-21
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Smith, Carl
George Tapia
B: 1942-10-21
D: 2019-02-21
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Tapia, George
Valerie Shea
B: 1955-12-31
D: 2019-02-21
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Shea, Valerie

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What is a Memorial Service?

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 (505) 864-4448 to learn the details of our memorial service planning process.

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