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Peace of Mind Seminar

Peace of Mind Seminar Tuesday, December 12, 2017 at 10:00 A.M. at the Anderson-Marry Funeral Home  You're invited to a complimentary informational brunch and opportunity to tour all 36 of th...
By Anderson-Marry & Anderson-Rudd Funeral Homes
Thursday, December 7, 2017

Best of Lenawee 2017

We are so thankful to be awarded Best of Lenawee 2017! Thank you for all of your continued support! Congratulations to all the winners of Best of Lenawee 2017.​
By Anderson-Marry Funeral Home
Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Traditions

  Traditions As the coming holidays of Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Years are rapidly approaching, it puts us in mind of all the traditions, both easy and hard, that go with those holiday...
By Sharon Rickaby
Monday, November 20, 2017

Prepaying For Your Funeral and Medicaid "Spend down"

Prepaying For Your Funeral and Medicaid “Spend down” My last several articles have talked about preplanning your funeral and why you would want to do that as a gift to your family.  The more ...
By Sharon Rickaby
Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Associated Charities Christmas Open House

  Come Visit with Santa & Mrs. Claus from 1:30 to 4:30. Enjoy thousands of christmas lights, decorated trees and make your own christmas ornament; all while listening to live enterainment...
By Anderson-Marry Funeral Home
Tuesday, October 31, 2017

One of 125 Decisions to Make Before you Die

ONE OF 125 DECISIONS TO MAKE BEFORE YOU DIE When you think about the type of funeral you want, do you know if you would have a Traditional Burial, an Immediate Burial, a Traditional Cremation, or ...
By Sharon Rickaby
Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Having a Plan in Place for your Funeral

HAVING A PLAN IN PLACE FOR YOUR FUNERAL Planning anything is an important first step in making sure that whatever the event is, it becomes the kind of event you wanted.  Think of the hours th...
By Sharon Rickaby
Wednesday, October 4, 2017

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Local Business Professional Earns Certification

ADRIAN, MI- The National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA) has renewed the nationally recognized Certified Preplanning Consultant (CPC) designation to Sharon Rickaby, CPC, of the Anderson-Marry...

Pre-Planning Your Funeral

PREPLANNING YOUR FUNERAL There is one conversation that many people avoid, and that is talking about their funeral.  Would your family know what to do when they get that inevitable phone call...

Funeral Etiquette – Tips for the Reception

Funeral Etiquette – Tips for the Reception It is important for many people to understand what behavior is expected at a funeral reception. Different cultures and different communities may have pra...

Keeping in Touch with Family Members After a Funeral

Keeping in Touch with Family Members After a Funeral Keeping in touch with family can be difficult even in ordinary times, but especially after family connections have been severed by a death. Peo...

The History of a Traditional Irish Wake

The History of a Traditional Irish Wake The traditional Irish Wake has a long history. Although some areas still practice the traditional wake, many are now replacing it with a time of visitation....

What to Expect from a Funeral Home

What to Expect from a Funeral Home The funeral home has become the normal location for visitation, wakes, and even funeral services. The funeral home industry is regulated and that makes it a litt...

Knowing What to Say at a Funeral

Knowing What to Say at a Funeral Having the right words can be a challenge under the best of circumstances, but knowing what to say at a funeral can leave us all struggling at one time or another....