Buying flowers from us ensures that your order will be fulfilled through working with a network florists that are trusted by local funeral homes and recognized partners of the funeral industry. A customized message, along with a photo of your selected arrangement will remain in perpetuity within this memorial website. This service also includes “Smart Select” whereby the store notifies you if your floral selection has already been selected by another sender. This allows you the opportunity to choose a different product to ensure the family has a beautiful and unique selection of unique floral arrangements.
The price of these selections also includes the funeral home’s care of the flowers after the funeral and the delivery to the family or facility of choice where they can be rearranged and enjoyed by others for a longer period.
The solitude and quiet peace of a flickering candle has long been a symbol of remembrance. Each candle lit will remain lit within this memorial website for the period you select. Your thoughtful gesture will be captured both in the candle as well as listed in perpetuity within the tributes section.
In today’s changing world with climate change and environment concerns, “Honoring a Life” allows for family and friends to plant a memorial tree in honor of their loved one and friend. The purchase of a tree creates a beautiful permanent record on the Honoring a Life website, www.honoringalife.org. Each tree is planted through the efforts of Forestry Services throughout North America who determine where the greatest needs for reforestation are. Once planted, the geographical location where the tree is planted will be added to the record. A beautiful card is also sent to the family signifying your thoughtful gesture.
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We are proud to provide this service allowing friends and family to donate to any registered charity throughout North America. You will receive an official tax receipt immediately via email and your thoughtful gesture will remain on this memorial website in perpetuity.
The time surrounding a death can often bring unexpected final expenses for the family far beyond the funeral itself. We are pleased to offer the ability for friends and relatives to financially support the family during their time of loss as an alternative to flowers and other sympathy gestures.
This memorial currently does not have financial support enabled.
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Our Very Dearest Shatoosh,
We love you dearly and are so happy you were in our lives for 14 years! You brought us pure joy, fun, many new and exciting games, and delicious cuddles. Always knowing your own mind, you taught us many things. When you and your sister were just a few months old, we were barricading you both in the living room with your food and litter box to keep you safe overnight. One night I heard something and there you were in the kitchen doorway, perched on top of the giant pillow we had used to block the passage, pushing it over! You looked so determined, like you were bringing down the Berlin Wall. Ever since then, the four of us slept on the bed together.
You were original, inventive, fun, loving, and caring, but not too ‘emotional’ (like your mom). An admirable and valiant soul you are, and I am enjoying our formless contact now, and I suspect ongoing for the rest of my life. You are our best buddy. We will see you soon on the Rainbow Bridge. Till then, we continue to love you so very much.
Your mom and dad,
Graem and Genoa Castell
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