Obituaries

Jack Burrows
B: 1966-03-06
D: 2018-08-11
View Details
Burrows, Jack
Dillon Johnson
B: 1990-08-31
D: 2018-08-07
View Details
Johnson, Dillon
Lois Fuchs
B: 1935-05-25
D: 2018-08-02
View Details
Fuchs, Lois
Wilfred Gramlich
B: 1936-08-01
D: 2018-07-30
View Details
Gramlich, Wilfred
Richard Hoffman
B: 1950-03-24
D: 2018-07-30
View Details
Hoffman, Richard
Alice Martin
B: 1929-05-11
D: 2018-07-30
View Details
Martin, Alice
Guy Marin
B: 1960-03-13
D: 2018-07-27
View Details
Marin, Guy
Anneliese Wills - Fedorak
B: 1953-02-10
D: 2018-07-26
View Details
Wills - Fedorak, Anneliese
Avril Rangen
B: 1940-04-30
D: 2018-07-25
View Details
Rangen, Avril
Dorothy Asmundson
B: 1932-04-07
D: 2018-07-23
View Details
Asmundson, Dorothy
Michael Baraniski
B: 1992-03-25
D: 2018-07-19
View Details
Baraniski, Michael
Marius Van De Pol
B: 1925-03-18
D: 2018-07-17
View Details
Van De Pol, Marius
Gyöngyi Sulyak
B: 1956-05-19
D: 2018-07-17
View Details
Sulyak, Gyöngyi
Robert Chi
B: 1974-07-01
D: 2018-07-03
View Details
Chi, Robert
Gerald Forsell
B: 1943-01-10
D: 2018-07-01
View Details
Forsell, Gerald
Derek Draganiuk
B: 1982-02-09
D: 2018-06-29
View Details
Draganiuk, Derek
Charles Gault
B: 1940-08-05
D: 2018-06-23
View Details
Gault, Charles
Ellen Sherman
B: 1952-03-17
D: 2018-06-23
View Details
Sherman, Ellen
Donald Channen
B: 1935-07-01
D: 2018-06-22
View Details
Channen, Donald
Wilfred Kenzle
B: 1913-07-07
D: 2018-06-22
View Details
Kenzle, Wilfred
James Ohlhauser
B: 1934-03-24
D: 2018-06-19
View Details
Ohlhauser, James

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
6287-67A Street (Taylor Drive)
Red Deer, AB T4P 3V9
Phone: 403-340-4040
Fax: 403-343-3033

Traditional Funeral Services

The Basics of Traditional Funeral Services

Traditional funeral services include:

  • Visitation: This is often called a viewing or a wake. Guests come to pay their respects to the deceased by viewing their casketed body and spending time with the grieving family. A visitation can occur at any time before the funeral service.
  • Funeral Service: This event commonly takes place at the funeral home, a church, or at the graveside. It can include music, the reading of literary or religious passages, a eulogy, prayer, and the singing of hymns.
  • Committal Service: If the family plans to bury the deceased, this stage involves the vehicle procession to the cemetery.
  • Funeral Reception: Many choose to host this post-service gathering (or repast) at a reception hall. This is considered a time to share memories, laughter, and support.

A funeral service, whether traditional or more modern (memorial service or celebration-of-life), has two functions: to acknowledge the death and lifetime achievements of an individual and to bring grieving family members and friends together in support of one another during this difficult time.

If you are interested in making funeral arrangements for a loved one, we invite you to call us at 403-340-4040 to begin.

Online Sources:

Rostad, Curtis, "The Basics of Funeral Service", Indiana Funeral Directors Association, 2014

 

Don't wait until it's too late.
Contact Us for quality funeral services.

Contact us today!