We understand the importance of open and honest communication about end-of-life preferences. Whilst discussing final wishes can be a sensitive topic, it is a crucial conversation that can bring peace of mind and ensure that one's desires are honoured. In this post, we'll explore the art of broaching the subject of death with loved ones and offer guidance on how to make these conversations more comfortable and meaningful.
Something will be missing this Christmas season.
For the first time in 70 years, Queen Elizabeth 11 will not be bringing us a message of hope and good cheer on Christmas Day. That has been a tradition for many and I for one will miss it, and her. I’m sure King Charles will eloquently continue the custom, but somehow it just won’t be the same.
As a funeral director, it's important to be aware of the challenges that people who have lost a loved one may face during the festive season. For many, Christmas is a time of joy and celebration, but for those who are grieving, it can be a difficult and painful time.