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.
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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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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.
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1936 - 2012
Edith Dill entered heaven’s gates on November 7, 2012. She was born
on January 26, 1936, in Bates, Arkansas, to H. T. and Lura Mae
(Parent) Ritter. She married Alex Dill, Jr. on December 25, 1957, in
Sand Springs, Oklahoma. She was a homemaker who dearly loved cooking
for others, crocheting and gardening. She was a member of Elm Grove
Assembly of God Church. Edith was a loving wife, mother, grandmother
and friend. She will be dearly missed by all who knew her for her
sweet, compassionate, generous, patient and independent character.
She was preceded in death by her parents, H.T. and Lura Mae Ritter,
sister, Mary Baker, and brothers, Samuel Ritter, Oscar Paul Ritter and
Freddy Ritter. She is survived by her husband, Alex, of the home,
sister, Lavida Klassen of Heavener, brothers, Jerry and his wife,
Dorothy, of Plainview, Arkansas, Clifford Ritter and wife, Nina, of
Bates, Arkansas, Phil and wife, Louie Mae, of Dardannelle, Arkansas,
son, John Dill of Muskogee, daughters, Susan Jackson of Owasso, Amy
Corley of Oklahoma City and Penny Williams and husband, Mike, of
Muskogee, grandchildren, Diana Callaghan, Amanda Lyons, Miranda Lyons,
Samantha Colvin, Jeremy Taylor, Halston Williams, Tecara Corley, Tia
Corley and Tanna Corley and great-grandchildren, Shane Pennington and
Raylee Wiedel, along with many other beloved ones.
Special thanks to Dr. Ravikumar Vasireddy and his staff for their
compassionate care during her courageous battle with cancer.
Funeral services will be 12:00 p.m. Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at Elm
Grove Assembly of God Church with Pastor Clyde Powell officiating.
Interment will be at 2:00 p.m. in Fort Gibson National Cemetery.
Funeral service arrangements are under the direction of
Foster-Petering Funeral Home. Condolences to the family may be made
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