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.
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Vincent D. Tyer Jr., age 73, of Norfolk , formerly of Bedford, died Tuesday November 20, 2012 at the Brigham & Women’s Hospital in Boston. He was the beloved husband of Peggy M. (Mitchell) Tyer.
Born in Burlington Vt. Aug. 28, 1939, he was the only child of the late Vincent D. Tyer Sr. and Marjorie (Canning) Tyer. A resident of Bedford for 40 years, he had made his home in Norfolk for the past 3 years.
Prior to his retirement in 1990, Vincent had been employed for 30 years as a manager for New England Telephone.
He served with the Air National Guard and was a longtime member of the Frank W. Thompson Masonic Lodge AF & AM of Bedford.
Devoted to his wife and sons, Vincent cherished the time he spent with his 7 grandchildren.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by two sons, Vincent D. Tyer III & his wife Jennifer of Pearl River N.Y. & Todd M. Tyer & his wife Amy of Medfield; 7 grandchildren, Caitlin, Kerry, Casey, Sean, Michael, James & Marilyn. Also survived by his dear cousin, Ann Dermody of Flager Beach Fl.
Relatives & friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Edward the Confessor Church 133 Spring St. Medfield Saturday Nov. 24, 2012 at 10am. Burial will follow at Norfolk Cemetery in Norfolk Ma. Visiting hours in the Roberts-Mitchell Funeral Home 15 Miller St. Medfield will be Friday Nov. 23, from 4 to 8pm
Expressions of sympathy can be made in Vincent’s name to the Dana Farber Cancer Institute 10 Brookline Pl., West, 6th Fl. Brookline Ma. 02145
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