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  • 6 Ways to Find Grief Support in Nature
    Posted: 10/05/2022

    Many times, after losing a loved one, those who are grieving find themselves dealing with their loss in solitude. They find it easier to stay indoors watching TV, scrolling through social media, and ignoring incoming texts and phone calls. During a difficult time, it requires less energy to stay home than to go out and… Read more »

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  • How To Support Your Spouse After the Loss of a Parent
    Posted: 09/12/2022

    Losing a parent – no matter how old you are – is one of the most difficult experiences in life. Our caring team at St. Pierre Family Funeral & Cremation Services sits down every day to plan funerals with Indianapolis, Greenwood, and Pendleton families who are grieving the death of their mother or father. We… Read more »

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  • 4 Ways Our Care Team Goes Above & Beyond
    Posted: 09/07/2022

    Someone you love is nearing death and you have to decide which funeral home to call – and fast. This is a situation many Indianans find themselves in every day. And this is why we’re writing this blog. Because if you or your friend or family member is facing a loss, we want you to know you can turn… Read more »

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  • Top 10 Reasons to Preplan your Burial Arrangements
    Posted: 08/15/2022

    Have you ever considered where you want your final resting place to be located? While thinking about your end-of-life details is not always easy, putting your preferences in writing is one of the most important steps you can take for your future. By making these choices ahead of time, such as whether you would prefer… Read more »

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  • Finding a Support Network While Grieving
    Posted: 08/09/2022

    The death of a beloved friend or family member is one of life’s greatest challenges. Our staff at St. Pierre Family Funeral & Cremation Services sees firsthand how a loss can turn the world upside down, creating unfamiliar feelings and unexpected reactions. Grief often affects a person physically, emotionally, and even spiritually, as they struggle… Read more »

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  • 3 Tips for Writing a Memorable Obituary
    Posted: 07/11/2022

    When it comes time to memorialize your loved one, it can be hard to find the right words to describe just how special they were. For years, the team at St. Pierre Family Funeral and Cremation Services has been helping Indiana families write obituaries that show the world how valued and loved their family member… Read more »

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  • Language to Use – or not to Use – Around Someone Who Just Lost a Loved One
    Posted: 07/07/2022

    If you have ever experienced the loss of a loved one, you understand the difficulty in returning to “normal life.” Your friends and family may not know how to act around you. They might tiptoe around the topic of death and avoid mentioning your loved one’s name. Or maybe you have had a friend or… Read more »

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  • Is a Celebrant the Right Choice For You?
    Posted: 06/13/2022

    For St. Pierre Family Funeral & Cremation Services, part of providing excellent care to the people of Indianapolis, Greenwood, and Pendleton includes being able to serve the needs of all families. Our area is becoming increasingly diverse, and we are honored to serve a variety of people from different cultures, traditions, and religions. We know… Read more »

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  • How Art and Media Help During the Grieving Process
    Posted: 06/02/2022

    Those in Indianapolis, Greenwood, and Pendleton know that after losing a loved one, the pain and sorrow can be overwhelming. You might feel like there are no solutions; no ways to help ease the pain you feel. Our caring staff at St. Pierre Family Funeral & Cremation Services understands that coping with the death of… Read more »

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  • 5 Ways that Funeral Services can Help with the Grieving Process
    Posted: 05/09/2022

    After a loss, it’s natural to feel overwhelmed by the thought of planning a funeral or memorial service. In fact, some families find it so daunting they want to forego the funeral entirely. However, our care team here at St. Pierre Family Funeral & Cremation Services knows that celebrating the life of a loved one… Read more »

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