Batchelor Brothers News & Events

Do You Know Why Funerals are an Important Part of the Grieving Process?

Funeral services, memorial services, and celebrations of life are filled with significant rituals that are central to the grief process. They are fundamental in a number of ways, from how we mourn...
By Batchelor Brothers Funeral Services
Monday, January 24, 2022

Five Essential Keys to Coping with Grief in the Virtual Workplace

In our society, working has become part of who we are and how we define ourselves. Dealing with death is also part of being human, and that means work and loss often become intertwined. If you are...
By Batchelor Brothers Funeral Services
Friday, January 21, 2022

The Changing Face of Final Farewells: Five Funeral Trends to Watch in 2022

As we enter 2022, we are collectively hoping to step forward into productive, healthy, and joyful living. Every profession has had to adapt to a new reality over these past two unprecedented year...
By Batchelor Brothers Funeral Services
Saturday, January 8, 2022

Repurposing with Heart: Five Creative Uses for Family Heirlooms

Collected treasures, trinkets, china and silverware, antique furnishings–these things are usually not very appealing to those in their 20s and 30s. Today’s “less is more” lifestyle often means tha...
By Batchelor Brothers Funeral Services
Friday, December 17, 2021

Show Your Support for the Bereaved with these Thoughtful Care Package Ideas

Sometimes, the smallest things can make the biggest difference. As someone embarks on their journey of grief, receiving a sympathy care package can mean a great deal. It does not have to be large ...
By Batchelor Brothers Funeral Services
Sunday, December 12, 2021

Holiday Health Webinar: Recording Available

Thank you to everyone who registered for our Holiday Health webinar on December 9th. With 86 registrants, we recognize this was an important topic for many in our community. For those who were...
By Batchelor Brothers Funeral Services
Saturday, December 11, 2021

Memorial Ideas for the Holidays: Seven Heartwarming Ways to Remember Your Loved One

The holidays can be especially difficult for those who are grieving a loss. Seasonal hallmarks that usually bring joy and excitement tend to lose their luster and may seem meaningless. If you are ...
By Batchelor Brothers Funeral Services
Saturday, December 11, 2021

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Six Secrets for a Beautiful, Touching Memorial Video

Making a tribute video after a loved one passes away can make the memorial or funeral service stand out and aid in the healing process, too. Putting together a tribute or memorial slideshow allows...

What if You Can’t Afford a Funeral for Your Loved One? Here are Five Important Things to Know

When a loved one passes away, it’s understandable to want to send them off in the most respectful and loving way possible. A funeral service helps you to pay tribute to the departed and can be im...

Holiday Health Event - December 9

Holiday Health: Coping with Depression, Anxiety & 'The Blues' You are invited to join us for this free virtual event.     Our guest speaker is Leslie Holley, MA, LCPC, NCC, a Boa...

How Much do You Know About Choosing a Cemetery Property?

If you need to choose a cemetery property, you may be unsure about where to begin.  That’s understandable because many options exist and no two properties are exactly alike. It’s a good idea ...

Make Your Loved One’s Military Funeral Memorable with these Creative Ideas

When a military service member or veteran passes away, a distinctive final salute is in order. These brave men and women made tremendous sacrifices and they deserve to...

Writing Thank You Messages After the Funeral? Here are Seven Important Ways to Show Your Appreciation

When a loved one passes, no words can fully express our gratitude for the close friends and family members who lend their support during difficult times. Funeral thank you notes are one good way to...

The Legal Authority to Make Funeral Arrangements isn’t Always Easy to Determine

When a loved one passes on, disagreements may arise between family members about the disposition of the body and the funeral arrangements. These are delicate issues to face at a stressful time, so...