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Coping With The Death Of A Sibling

Because siblings are so close to us, their death is a traumatic experience. It can be challenging to deal with the demise of people who are close to you. Blair Mazzarella Funeral Home rec...
By James Donofrio
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Tuesday, November 16, 2021

What To Expect After The Funeral Service

When a family member or any loved one passes away, handling everything from the funeral service to other tasks falls on you. While this is a time-consuming process, your responsibilities don't just...
By James Donofrio
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Tuesday, October 26, 2021

Where Can I Scatter Cremated Remains?

When a person is cremated, the ashes are handed to the deceased's family. Some people are unsure about the process of cremation and what they can do with the ashes. Blair Mazzarella Funeral Home is...
By James Donofrio
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Monday, October 18, 2021

What To Expect During The Funeral Service

When you attend a funeral, you must follow some basic etiquette and know how to interact with other attendees. However, if you have never attended a funeral in the past, you might not be aware of w...
By James Donofrio
In Our Blogs
Wednesday, September 29, 2021

How to Support a Grieving Friend

It can be incredibly difficult to watch a grieving friend. Sometimes, even when you want to be there to support them in their time of sorrow, you feel lost and unsure about what you can do to make ...
By James Donofrio
In Our Blogs
Monday, September 20, 2021

What To Expect Before The Funeral

After a person passes away, the family members begin planning the funeral service. If you have never handled this responsibility in the past in your family, you might not be aware of what is involv...
By James Donofrio
In Our Blogs
Monday, August 30, 2021

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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...

Celebration Of Life Vs. Funerals

Most funeral services have a specific theme. The ceremony has a defined framework and includes customary eulogies, some music, and prayers. A funeral service's principal objective is to bring comfo...

5 Funeral Etiquette Tips You Need To Know

At Blair Mazzarella Funeral Home, we understand how difficult it may be for many individuals to attend a funeral. While it is a way to display support for the deceased's family and bid farewell to ...

How Can I Explain The Concept Of Death To My Children?

It's not simple to explain serious subjects to kids, and many parents wish to avoid it. Unfortunately, death is an inevitable aspect of life, and everyone must confront it somehow at some point. At...

Different Ways to Personalize an Obituary

Writing an obituary for a deceased family member might be challenging, and it's not always possible to condense a personal comment into a single paragraph. Most individuals have a tough time with t...