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Every life is special and should be celebrated, honored and remembered. 
The best way to have a celebration is with family and friends to gather.
here are some ideas.


·         Have a service or gathering of family and friends, whether a traditional religious funeral or it can be something non-religious less formal gathering.

·         Write and share an obituary or story of the person’s life.

·         Let people share their stories or send a condolence.

·         Have a video tribute of pictures, and or videos to remember the past with family and friends.

·         Donate to a charity in his or her memory, this can be done in many ways.

1.       Donate to a hospice group.

2.       Donate to an organization of healthcare charities.

3.       Donate to local churches religious organizations.

4.       Donate to environmental groups.

5.       Donations to animal care.

6.       Donate a park bench or other local needs.

7.       Walk or run a race in memory.   

·         Make bracelet or rosary beads out of funeral flowers.

·         Make a memory book or box with pictures or personal items of remembrance.

·         Plant a tree in memory.


There are so many ways to celebrate and remember a person’s life, they all are different just as every life is different.

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