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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LEONARD C. BRASHEAR, was 85 years old when he passed away peacefully at Havasu Regional Medical Center on February 7, 2009. He was born on August 25, 1923, in Los Angeles, California to Frank and Martha Brashear. Leonard grew up in Highland Park, California and attended Franklin High School. During World War II, he served as a corporal in the U.S. Army, stationed at Fort Baker, California. He met and married the love of his life, Vera Brashear, on December 10, 1944, while they were both stationed at Fort Baker. They relocated to Alhambra, California, and raised their family there. Leonard and Vera relocated to Lake Havasu City in 1989. Leonard spent his entire working career at the Los Angeles Times. Upon retirement, he was the supervisor of the composing room. His main hobbies were fishing; he especially loved salmon and trout fishing and skeet shooting, for which he won many awards for his skill. He was a lifelong member of the Masons and more recently, the Elks. He was a loving husband and father; and was very proud of his children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Leonard is survived by his wife, Vera; his two daughters, Karen Baltier-Long and Diane Stevens; three grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Hospice of Havasu or Masonic Homes of California. Condolences and thoughts can be made to his family at www.lietz-frazefuneralhome.com.Arrangements were placed under the care of Lietz-Fraze Funeral Home & Crematory.
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