Books About Death and Dying Are Ultimately About Life and Living

Books About Death and Dying Are Ultimately About Life and Living

If you search online for “books about death and dying” you very quickly realize how many times and ways this subject has been explored and from a seemingly endless number of perspectives. And when you scan the overall landscape of books about death and dying, you reach an inescapable conclusion: these are really books about life and living. Let’s consider some of these books:

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Funeral Music: 20 Modern Songs that Provide Meaning and Comfort

Funeral Music: 20 Modern Songs that Provide Meaning and Comfort

Funeral music can be vitally important to making a funeral memorable, meaningful and comforting for family and friends of the deceased. While hymns can bring reverence to a funeral, adding contemporary or modern funeral music can also reflect the personality and preferences of the departed and help create a true celebration of life. Naturally, at Stillinger Family Funeral Home, we listen to the wishes of the family as we work together to plan the services, including music to be played. But for families looking for modern funeral music inspiration, here is a list of 20 songs to consider (with artists who wrote, performed or made them famous):

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Funeral Home Ethics in Indiana – What IFDA Says About Caring for the Deceased

Funeral Home Ethics in Indiana – What IFDA Says About Caring for the Deceased

Funeral home ethics are of supreme importance in Indiana and wherever families experience loss. As we noted in another recent post, at Stillinger Family Funeral Home we take funeral home ethics very seriously. And as a member of IFDA, the Indiana Funeral Directors Association, we’re proud the IFDA’s Code of Ethics focuses on many critical areas, including caring for the deceased. Here’s what IFDA say about funeral home ethics and care of the decedent:

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