FUNERAL TRADITIONS: Why Carry Feet First

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The origins of the phrase ‘carried out feet first’ highlight another funeral superstition that has very practical origins. The phrase is used to express the idea that someone is so dedicated to something they will only give it up when they are dead, referencing the common practise of transporting a body feet first. There are […]

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HELPING OUR PARENTS AT END OF LIFE

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As we are growing up, our parents help us during the early stages of life.  They protect us from harm, provide us with food, clothing, a place to live and so much more.  However there will come a point in time when we stop being the child and become the caregiver for our elderly parents. It’s […]

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WHY FUNERALS STILL MATTER

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We have had funerals since the beginning of time. No matter which culture you research, you will find evidence of funeral rites and traditions. Although we have seen a rise in direct cremation, due in part to the Covid pandemic, the human need to acknowledge a life and process a death still remains.  The funeral […]

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WILLS AND ESTATES

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If you need to make a Will or administer an estate eziFunerals may be able to help. Our partners at Willed can assist you in planning the future you want to ensure your loved ones are protected. Why a Will is so important Creating a legal Will is the best way to make sure that […]

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WILLS AND FUNERALS

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How Will You Be Remembered? Expressing your funeral wishes is a thoughtful way of easing the stress on your family in making decisions on the type of funeral you would want. Your Will is a convenient way to make your wishes known concerning your funeral or how you would like your body dealt with after […]

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FUNERALS FOR AGEING PARENTS

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Taking care of your ageing parents isn’t just about taking care of their daily needs. It’s also about making plans for the future, especially when it comes to things like funeral planning. By helping your ageing parents make arrangements ahead of time means they’ll get the chance to tell you their wishes – you won’t […]

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