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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FREEMAN, Heather Ann (nee McIlravey)
Peacefully with her loving family by her side on August 30, 2004 at 47 years of age. Loving wife and best friend of Doug. Cherished mom of Laura and Daniel. Precious daughter of Agnes and the late William McIlravey. Loved sister of Janice Ohler, Bob McIlravey and wife Pat. Dearest Aunt to Stephanie, Jeff and Krista. Loved daughter-in-law of David and the late Ruth Freeman. Beloved sister-in-law of Janet and husband Issac Srebro. Heather was an active member of Glenwood United Church. She was very involved in her children’s school and their sports. Heather was a friend to all and will be deeply missed by her loving family and friends. Donations to the Charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Wednesday 3 to 5pm and 7 to 9pm, Thursday 2 to 5pm and 7 to 9pm at Families First Funeral Home (969-5841) 2670 Dougall Avenue. On Friday friends are invited to join the family after 10:00am at Glenwood United Church followed by funeral service at 11:00am. Interment Victoria Memorial Gardens.
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