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How Much Do Cremation Urns Cost?

Numerous factors have contributed to the rise in the popularity of cremation over burial, including individual preference, environmental responsibility, and financial considerations. Following a cr...
By James Donofrio
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Monday, November 28, 2022

Basic Cremation Vs. Burial Costs

The cost of basic cremation vs. burial is a deciding issue for many people, whether they are pre-planning their funeral or assisting their parents with theirs. You will have numerous options when d...
By James Donofrio
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Friday, November 18, 2022

Where Are Funeral Caskets Manufactured?

The United States did not see the rise of the casket business until the nineteenth century. Historically, undertakers (funeral directors) also ran the local furniture stores and crafted funera...
By James Donofrio
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Wednesday, November 2, 2022

What Are the Different Types of Cremation Containers?

Several different types of cremation containers can be used throughout the cremation process and are frequently confused. They're all highly individual decisions that shouldn't be made lightly. Thi...
By James Donofrio
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Monday, October 17, 2022

Comfort Foods For The Grieving

In a time of mourning, the thought of eating is the furthest thing from anyone's mind. When experiencing intense sadness, it is common to reduce food intake or skip meals. We recommend comfort food...
By James Donofrio
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Monday, September 26, 2022

Choosing An Urn

Choosing an urn for cremation is a complex process. Blair Mazzarella Funeral Home understands as we speak daily with bereaved relatives. You may have many questions concerning the topic that much m...
By James Donofrio
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Wednesday, September 14, 2022

Can I Have A Cremation And A Visitation?

It's essential to consider your funeral planning options if you prefer this option or if you know that someone close to you might want to. Blair Mazzarella Funeral Home recognizes that cremation is...
By James Donofrio
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Friday, August 26, 2022

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Building A Bucket List

Creating a "bucket list" is something that many people think about doing. The items on this bucket list represent the various experiences, aspirations, and accomplishments you hope to have before y...

4 Types Of Cremation: Understanding The Differences

Upon the passing of a loved one, cremation or burial are two of the many options available for the body's final resting place. However, in many modern societies, cremation has surpassed burial as t...

5 Tips For Explaining Death To Children

Many parents find it challenging to start the conversation about death with their kids, and many choose to avoid doing so. To help our children deal with the reality of death, however, we must firs...

Techniques For Handling Challenging Anniversaries After A Death

Celebration and bonding are in order on anniversaries, which is why they are called "special events." Couples celebrate their achievements together and vow never to take their bond for granted. Unf...

Qualities to Look for In a Good Funeral Home

Even the strongest people might succumb to the stress and pressure of dealing with the death of a loved one. Managing a funeral ceremony and arranging all the preparations might be more stressful t...

Important Facts To Know About Green Burials

Although many people want to adhere to established funeral customs, some families diverge from these norms. Some prefer funeral preplanning, while others choose green funerals, which are more envir...

How A Celebrant Helps A Family Heal

The death of a family member can be a very stressful and challenging period for everyone. Managing all of your emotions might be challenging while preparing for a memorial ceremony. As a result, in...