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Can We Stop Junk Mail and Calls to Deceased Person?   

One of the worst things that can happen to the partner of the bereaved is to be plagued by junk mail and phone calls for the person who s died. It constantly dredges up memories and stops them moving on and really having closure. Junk mail is bad enough at the best of times, and… Continue reading Can We Stop Junk Mail and Calls to Deceased Person?

Child Attending Parent s Funeral: How to Handle This?   

Whether or not a child attends a parent s funeral will likely depend on the age of the child as well as that particular child s personality and temperament. However, it is not generally helpful for a parent to make the decision without consulting their child, so asking your daughter about how much involvement she… Continue reading Child Attending Parent s Funeral: How to Handle This?

The Rights to Obtain a Headstone?   

What may be put on a grave site depends upon both the Deed of Grant as related to the plot and the rules and regulations of cemetery in which the grave resides. Generally it is only the person who is named on the Deed of Grant to a cemetery plot who can erect memorials and… Continue reading The Rights to Obtain a Headstone?

How to Help My Sister Get Over the Death of Husband?   

It can be very hard to watch the ones we love suffer a loss as devastating as the death of a spouse. Your concern about your sister, and your desire to help her, are both admirable. As her sibling, you probably have a good idea of how your sister likes to live her life and… Continue reading How to Help My Sister Get Over the Death of Husband?

How to Prepare My Son For Death of Terminally Ill Father?   

Teenagers are caught in the middle of childhood and adulthood. On the one hand they are still dependent on their parents for their livelihood but on their other they are beginning to discover and assert themselves in order to build their own futures. When it comes to the illness of a teen s parent, there… Continue reading How to Prepare My Son For Death of Terminally Ill Father?

Can I Arrange an Above Ground Burial Tomb?   

The best way to find out about burial options is to contact local cemeteries, burial grounds, crematoria and mausolea and simply ask what types of locations and plots they offer. Such locations are usually owned by a local council, religious group or may even be on private property so contacting relevant authorities is important. As… Continue reading Can I Arrange an Above Ground Burial Tomb?