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How to Support Grieving Parents

Posted on May 27, 2019 by Conner-Bowman Funeral Home | Leave a comment
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Cremations in Bassett, VA often are for children who’ve died young. Whether the loss is a baby, a small child, a teenager, or a young adult, losing a child is an incredibly devastating experience for the parents. The grief may seem inconsolable. It may be difficult to even know how to provide support, comfort, and […]

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Funeral Etiquette Explained

Posted on May 20, 2019 by Conner-Bowman Funeral Home | Leave a comment
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Attending funerals at Penhook, VA funeral homes is governed by rules of etiquette that should be adhered to in order to be respectful to the deceased and to the deceased’s family. Our society, in general, has moved to a more casual way of doing things and much of the etiquette for special occasions, such as […]

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What Happens in Cremations?

Posted on May 13, 2019 by Conner-Bowman Funeral Home | Leave a comment
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What happens in Moneta, VA cremations? We’ll break down the cremation process from start to finish so that you have a better understanding of what is involved and what you can expect. First, even with direct cremations, at least 24 hours must pass before cremation will take place. That is because the crematory must have […]

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Who Can Conduct a Funeral Service?

Posted on May 6, 2019 by Conner-Bowman Funeral Home | Leave a comment
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Conducting funeral services at Roanoke, VA funeral homes is one of the choices that a family has to make, unless the deceased chose a person in advance, when a loved one dies. This is a significant decision because the person who will conduct the funeral service will oversee, guide, and speak during the service. You […]

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A Tour through the History of Cremations

Posted on April 29, 2019 by Conner-Bowman Funeral Home | Leave a comment
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Roanoke, VA cremations are becoming more popular than ever as a funeral plan choice. But the practice of cremation is almost as old as the human race. Funeral pyres are prominent in ancient Greek classics like The Odyssey and The Iliad. The Vikings and the Romans cremated their war dead as a way to honor […]

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