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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MULLINS; Lawrence Edward (WWII Veteran)
Passed away peacefully at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville on Friday, May 16, 2014, in his 97th year. Devoted husband of Beverley (nee Hunt). Beloved father of Lorne (Jane), Marnelle, Michael (Dawn), Gerald (Susan). Cherished grampa of Christopher, Steven, Dawn, and Jackson. Predeceased by his brothers Leonard, William (Elinor) Frederick, Gerald, and his sister Margaret. Survived by sisters-in-law Lois, Harriet, and Pierrette. Son of the late Mary and Angus Mullins. Lawrence will be fondly remembered by Gordon and Dianne, Annette, and his many nieces, nephews, family, and friends. The family wishes to thank the staff of the Wynfield Retirement Residence and Lakeridge Health Bowmanville for their compassion and wonderful care. Visitation will be held at the DeStefano Funeral Home, 1289 Keith Ross Drive, Oshawa (south side of Taunton Road, east of Thornton Road)905-440-3595, on Wednesday, May 21st from 12:00noon until the time of service in the Chapel at 2:00pm. In memory of Lawrence, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated. Memories may be shared at www.destefanofuneralhomes.ca
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