How to Honor a Life

Life brings joy and and death.  Whether you are deciding to take control of decisions in pre-planning, or are faced with the heartache of an unexpected loss, we have the people to help you through the decisions.  With your permission, we will introduce ourselves to your family with a servants heart.  Simply stated...the reason why we do what we do is to help you.  Get to know us.  Call or stop by and ask questions.

Burial or Cremation?

More often, people are clear on this point.  In fact, you may have pre-planned your own burial or cremation.  It can be a difficult decision for survivors when the options were never discussed.

Please lean on us to help address your concerns, and once you decide, the finer details will come into focus.

With or Without a Service?

In today's busy world you might question the need to have a service.  You may be worried that your family lives too far away to attend, and your friends are too busy with their own lives.  These concerns are valid.  Just remember that it is perfectly okay to have an intimate gathering with those who can attend, because honoring life and acknowledging loss is all about the personal touch.

What's Next?  

Now that we've given you the basics, it's time to reflect more on exactly what is appropriate for you and your family.  Karlie, Bob, Bryan, Dave, Lyn, or Melinda are available to facilitate the discussion. 

Please call us at 541.476.4453 to arrange a convenient time. takes you to a website with people who have made decisions...perhaps their stories will inspire you.