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Johnney Terpstra
B: 1929-11-30
D: 2019-09-08
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Terpstra, Johnney
Anne Rettie
B: 1951-02-09
D: 2019-09-06
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Rettie, Anne
John Virgin
B: 1928-07-12
D: 2019-08-27
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Virgin, John
Donald Dalgity
B: 1950-11-11
D: 2019-08-22
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Dalgity, Donald
Leetia Nowdluk-Wisintainer
B: 1964-07-02
D: 2019-08-15
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Nowdluk-Wisintainer, Leetia
Murray Guthrie
B: 1923-07-01
D: 2019-08-13
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Guthrie, Murray
Mary Dick
B: 1940-12-19
D: 2019-08-13
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Dick, Mary
Aurion James Walker
B: 1926-06-11
D: 2019-08-13
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Walker, Aurion James
Janet Paterson
B: 1947-03-13
D: 2019-08-08
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Paterson, Janet
Joan Tosh
B: 1934-03-26
D: 2019-07-31
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Tosh, Joan
Sylvia Rodger
B: 1945-04-14
D: 2019-07-30
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Rodger, Sylvia
John Richard George Starnes
B: 1944-10-06
D: 2019-07-22
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Starnes, John Richard George
Shawn Horton
B: 1967-03-06
D: 2019-07-13
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Horton, Shawn
Valma Bolger
B: 1928-03-01
D: 2019-07-06
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Bolger, Valma
Filomena Pirro
B: 1943-09-19
D: 2019-07-03
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Pirro, Filomena
Eleanor (Ellie) Reid
B: 1929-06-10
D: 2019-06-29
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Reid, Eleanor (Ellie)
Terence Currie
B: 1939-03-12
D: 2019-06-27
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Currie, Terence
Ollie Ziebarth
B: 1924-10-27
D: 2019-06-24
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Ziebarth, Ollie
Bruce Anderson
B: 1946-08-15
D: 2019-06-22
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Anderson, Bruce
Jane Lee
B: 1940-05-18
D: 2019-06-19
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Lee, Jane
Stephen Farrell
B: 1965-07-06
D: 2019-06-19
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Farrell, Stephen

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Unlike a traditional funeral, a memorial service is a gathering where a casket is not present (although the urn with the cremated remains may be on display). A memorial service can be held weeks or even months after the death.

A memorial service can be held in a church, the funeral home or a community hall, or somewhere of importance to the deceased and family. There is usually music, selected readings, and a eulogy. Memorial services can be further personalized as a celebration-of-life.

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Our experience has shown us that many of today's families want more than a traditional funeral. This can be done by bringing more of the personality and lifestyle of the deceased into the arrangements. By displaying photographs or staging the event around a favorite pastime, a memorial service can become more personal and meaningful.

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