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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ASHLAND: Patricia M. (Fair) Gazard, 84, a lifelong resident of Ashland, passed away peacefully Friday June 15, 2018 at Metrowest Medical Center in Framingham. She was the beloved wife of the late Joseph P. Gazard, Sr. who died in 1986. Born in Natick, she was the daughter of the late Henry and Leocadia (Dzindolet) Fair and was a graduate of Ashland High School with the Class of 1952. Mrs. Gazard will be remembered as a loving mother and grandmother who enjoyed supporting her children and grandchildren in any way she could, attending sporting events and activities and being a loving caring presence in their lives. She will be greatly missed.
She is survived by her children: Patricia Meldrum & her husband Daniel of Salt Lake City, Utah, Joseph Gazard & his wife Colleen , Kathleen Miksis & her husband Edward , Thomas Gazard & his wife Kristin and Christopher Gazard & his partner Tiffany Farrell, all of Ashland; nine grandchildren: Timothy, Cailee, Matthew, Alexander, Megan, Brian, Anna, Charlie and Sarah; her sister-in-law, cousin and best friend Madeline Gazard of Ashland, and many nieces and nephews.
Visiting hours are Tuesday June 19th from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Boyle Bros. Funeral Home, 173 Union Ave., Framingham. A funeral Mass will be celebrated Wednesday June 20 at 9:00 a.m. at St. Cecilia's Church, 54 Esty St., Ashland followed by burial in Wildwood Cemetery, Chestnut St., Ashland.For further information, please visit www.boylebrothers.com.
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