Where To Scatter Your Loved One’s Ashes – Some Ideas And Considerations

By |2021-02-22T08:17:04+02:00February 18th, 2021|Blog, Cremations|

Scattering of cremation ashes is most widely-used as it is a simple exercise that can be done practically anywhere. Aside from cremations generally being a more cost-effective option than burials, an increasing number of people are choosing cremation over burial as religious acceptance grows and family traditions fall away. Another social factor for choosing [...]

How A Pandemic Changed Funerals in South Africa

By |2021-01-20T15:08:21+02:00January 20th, 2021|Blog|

As our President noted recently, funerals have become a death trap for many South Africans. Although it is deeply ingrained in all of us to provide a fitting send-off for our departed loved one, we are in the grip of a deadly pandemic. The typical funeral activities that usually occur are increasing everyone’s exposure [...]

When To Remove Your Wedding Ring After Your Spouse Has Died

By |2020-11-23T08:21:41+02:00November 23rd, 2020|Blog|

The loss of your spouse, the person with whom you chose to spend the rest of your life, is possibly one of the most daunting experiences. A challenging decision that arises soon after your spouse's funeral has passed and life has settled down to some form of semi-normality, is what to do with your [...]

Coping with grief and finding closure during COVID-19

By |2020-07-17T14:52:35+02:00July 17th, 2020|Blog, Burials, Cremations|

A reasonable period of grief and a feeling of bereavement when someone close to you dies is, unfortunately, one of the most common and upsetting experiences to face. These feelings usually ease gradually over time as you learn to accept the loss of your loved one. However, some people are unable to move forward [...]

The impact of COVID-19 on our last farewells

By |2020-07-17T14:23:06+02:00July 17th, 2020|Blog, Burials, Cremations|

Funerals are rituals that are as old as humanity itself. They are not only an opportunity to show your emotions and to grieve, but they also help to grasp the reality of loss and the meaning that your loved one had in your life. COVID-19 has deprived people of these precious last moments of [...]

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