Military Funeral Traditions, in Honor of Memorial Day

Posted on May 21st, 2018
Posted by Manny Godoy under Burial, Cremation, Death, Funerals, Memorials, Military Honors, Veteran's Services
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Most movies with military funerals show either a 21-gun salute or the presentation of the American flag to a grieving widow. Those honors are an important part of military funerals but are hardly the only official designations designed to celebrate fallen military men and women. In honor of Memorial Day, we wanted to blog about […]

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Ashes to Ashes, Dust to Dust (Cremation)

Posted on May 14th, 2018
Posted by Manny Godoy under Ashes, Bio Cremation, Burial, Cremation, Funerals, Glendora, Mortuary
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People used to consider cremation disrespectful. They preferred hiring undertakers to embalm their loved one’s bodies and place the chemically-preserved remains in boxes they buried in the ground. Somehow, this practice was considered more respectful than cremation. Go figure. Now, thankfully, the practice of cremation is just as enthusiastically embraced as the more traditional method […]

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All About Death Certificates

Posted on May 7th, 2018
Posted by Manny Godoy under Burial, Cremation, Death, Death Certificates, Estate Planning, Glendora, Uncategorized
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California Death Certificates When someone you love dies, you will have a long “to do” list. As your local funeral director, we would love to be the one you call so we can help you handle the details. But if you decide to forge out on your own, here are some tips for taking care […]

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Death of the Embalming Industry?

Posted on May 2nd, 2018
Posted by Manny Godoy under Bio Cremation, Burial, Cremation, Death, Eco-Friendly Funerals
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With 30 years of industry experience, we’ve seen a lot of death. So, we have learned to recognize the signs. With widespread interest in eco-friendly funerals and green burials on a meteoric rise, we anticipate the impending doom of an industry that has been at the heart of our own since formaldehyde was discovered by […]

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More Ways to Go Green When You Die

Posted on April 23rd, 2018
Posted by Manny Godoy under Bio Cremation, Burial, Cremation, Eco-Friendly Funerals, Green Burials, Uncategorized, Urns
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Part 2 of a 2-Part Series Last week, we started a two-part series about how to go green in death. In it, we discussed how simple, cost-effective, conservation-minded and safely you can go green when you die. This week, we finish our series by delving into other innovative ideas for planning an eco-friendly afterlife, green […]

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