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Have you ever wondered about funeral profession careers? Do you wonder what the staff does on days when the calendar is free from funeral services or memorials? A career in the funeral industry offers the chance to help when people are at some of the lowest points in their lives.
Have you ever experienced a loved one’s untimely death? Did you ever have trouble getting through the various stages of grief? Grief is a normal part of loss, but left untreated, grief can lead to major issues.
Are you aware of the costs associated with a funeral? Have you ever considered making funeral arrangements in advance? When you pre-arrange a funeral, this offers financial, practical, and other benefits.
The mere thought of funeral costs can add stress to the overwhelming sense of grief which accompanies the loss of a loved one. Is your family aware of ways to save money on funeral and cremation services?
Do you know anyone who suffered a tragedy or death while traveling? Do you have a plan to cover the details if something should happen to you or someone you love in this circumstance?
Have you ever planned a funeral? Do you know what funeral directors offer? Knowing your options when making funeral arrangements or memorial service plans at a funeral chapel can take some of the stress out of the situation.
Have you ever had the responsibility of choosing a funeral chapel and planning a service with very little warning? These situations can be harrowing if you aren’t sure what to expect.
Have you ever had a friend or family member suffer a miscarriage? Were you unsure of what to say? Knowing what to say is as important as knowing what to avoid saying. It sometimes seems like the grief of the loss of a pregnancy takes longer than other forms of grief.
If you want to know more about getting your affairs in order, then listen to this episode of Forever in their Hearts, where host Erik Reynolds talks with Valerie Martell, Director of Operations for Martin Brothers Funeral Services who offers answers to some questions about it.
Have any of your friends ever lost a loved one? Were you able to comfort them in their time of need? Reaching out to a grieving friend or acquaintance can be intimidating but this interview talks about how to comfort someone who has lost a loved one.