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Richard Schutjer
B: 1939-09-05
D: 2017-05-07
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Schutjer, Richard
Dorrance Dean
B: 1947-09-12
D: 2017-05-06
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Dean, Dorrance
Alice Kaiser
B: 1939-06-17
D: 2017-04-27
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Kaiser, Alice
Eugene Hasken
B: 1935-02-20
D: 2017-04-22
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Hasken, Eugene
Sr. Marie Cagnoni
D: 2017-04-22
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Cagnoni, Sr. Marie
Richard Weber
B: 1944-08-20
D: 2017-04-08
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Weber, Richard
Lois Alt Hendricks
B: 1929-07-10
D: 2017-04-07
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Alt Hendricks, Lois
Viola Farrey
B: 1928-08-17
D: 2017-04-06
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Farrey, Viola
Theda Curwen
B: 1917-12-07
D: 2017-04-02
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Curwen, Theda
Dianna Bennett
B: 1949-07-19
D: 2017-03-21
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Bennett, Dianna
Nancy Sherwin
B: 1944-02-05
D: 2017-03-18
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Sherwin, Nancy
Stella Timmerman
B: 1923-10-12
D: 2017-03-17
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Timmerman, Stella
Travis Brandt
B: 1972-03-06
D: 2017-03-17
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Brandt, Travis
Nancy Sullivan
B: 1944-03-20
D: 2017-03-06
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Sullivan, Nancy
Infant Baby Fawcett
B: 2017-03-02
D: 2017-03-02
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Fawcett, Infant Baby
Gilbert Kunkel
B: 1927-01-07
D: 2017-01-30
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Kunkel, Gilbert
Marietta Gleason
B: 1934-06-24
D: 2017-01-22
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Gleason, Marietta
David Baus
B: 1947-07-05
D: 2017-01-21
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Baus, David
Victor Mathias
B: 1944-03-01
D: 2017-01-18
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Mathias, Victor
Carol Hocking
B: 1928-12-21
D: 2017-01-18
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Hocking, Carol
Daniel Runde
B: 1947-11-17
D: 2017-01-14
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Runde, Daniel

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Why Choose Cremation

Everyone has their own personal reasons for choosing cremation over traditional casketed burial.

Cremation Costs are Only One Reason

Given the religious, ethnic, and regional diversity among us, there are many other reasons for the dramatic rise in the number of cremations performed each year. According to Tyler Mathisen of NBC, one of those reasons "is the softening of the Catholic church's views of the practice. For centuries – until 1963, in fact – the church outlawed it. The church's laws still express a preference for burial. But the outright ban is a thing of the past."  

He goes on to tell readers that the decline in nuclear families is another reason. "As more Americans live far from hometowns and parents, and as family burial plots have waned in popularity and accessibility, millions have turned to cremation as a practical and cost-effective way to care for a loved one's remains."

Cremation also allows a family the flexibility they may need in planning and preparing for a memorial service, celebration-of-life, or a scattering ceremony. While the cremation process can occur almost immediately (once all the proper paperwork is complete), the decisions required in planning a meaningful memorial for a loved one can be made in a relaxed, rational way.

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Online Sources:

Mathisen, Tyler, "Cremation is the Hottest Trend in the Funeral Industry".

 

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