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Coping With the Loss of a Loved One During the Holidays

Dealing with the loss of a loved one is never easy and most people take years to recover. Sometimes the grief can be fresh and raw as it was when a loved one passed away even after years of healing...
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Friday, December 8, 2017

3 Funeral Etiquette Tips You Need to Know

Many people feel awkward and uncertain while attending funerals. They don’t know how to speak with the grieving family and what etiquette to follow, which can make funerals very uncomfortable for t...
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Wednesday, November 15, 2017

7 Tips for Explaining Death to Children

It can be hard explaining death to children, particularly those who are younger because death is often associated with a temporary thing and they expect loved ones to magically appear again at some...
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017

A Guide To The Benefits Available To Veterans

For those who have served our country, several benefits are available relating to funerals, burials or death to help with the associated costs. According to the National Cemetery Administration, v...
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Tuesday, September 12, 2017

5 Unique Ways to Memorialize a Loved One

One of the scariest parts of the grief process is coming to the realization that a loved one is gone and worrying how you are going to remember them as time passes. The thought that you may forget ...
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Thursday, August 17, 2017

Qualities to Look for in a Good Funeral Home

A good funeral home can be instrumental in helping to ease the stress and grief of the funeral process. A lot more goes into a funeral thank many people think and ensuring that you have t...
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Saturday, July 15, 2017

How to Write an Obituary

Writing an obituary is an important step after the death of a loved one. When faced with a death in the family everything can be made incredibly difficult. Trying to cope with your loss while also ...
By Lietz-Fraze Funeral Home
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Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Previous Posts

Cremation vs Burial - How To Decide Which is Best

There are many difficult decisions to make when it comes to the death of a loved one. For a lot of these, there is no right or wrong answer; only what you feel is best. One of these choices is how ...

Unique Memorials From Around the World

Different cultures have many different ways of preparing and honouring their loved ones after they pass. Many are based in long-standing traditions that can be followed back centuries. Each pays th...

5 Tips for Funeral Etiquette

Attending a funeral service can be stressful and overwhelming since emotions are high during this situation. You will find it difficult on how to properly behave to respect the family and the decea...

Helping a Friend Through the Grieving Process

When a friend of yours is experiencing the loss a loved one, you may feel torn when it comes to speaking about it. You want to be there and allow them to grieve and express their emotions and feeli...

Explaining the Concept of Death to Children

Death is a practical normal thing that happens every day in the world. To the adults, it’s easy to understand it despite the fact that it can cause extreme grief and emotional pain. Children, on th...

Grieving During the Holidays – Effective Tips to Deal With the Loss of a Loved One

Losing your loved one is a difficult and deep challenge, but the holidays usually magnify your feelings of mourning and loss. While holidays like Christmas can be very painful reminders that a spec...

Managing Social Media Accounts and Email After a Loved One has Passed

Here at Lietz Fraze Funeral Home, we know the impact that social media plays on our lives in the world today. It has become a critical part of our social lives to stay in touch with family and frie...