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  • Our Advice on Talking to Kids About COVID-19
    Posted: 04/16/2020

    Our St. Pierre Family Funeral staff has 123 years of experience walking through difficult times with those in our community. This includes having conversations with children about illness, tragedy, and death. When Indianapolis, Greenwood, North Salem, and Anderson families walk through our doors, they depend on us for encouragement during challenging moments; right now is… Read more »

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  • 5 Ways to Relieve Loneliness During a Quarantine
    Posted: 04/13/2020

    All across Indianapolis, Greenwood, Anderson, Pendleton, and Jamestown, people are spending their days inside waiting for the end of the COVID-19 crisis. Here at St. Pierre Family Funeral Home, we are doing our best to serve our community during this time of uncertainty. We know that many of you are separated from family, friends, and… Read more »

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  • 10 Affordable Ways to Make a Funeral More Personal
    Posted: 03/16/2020

    If you’ve ever attended a funeral that beautifully reflected the passions, hobbies, and personality of the person who died, you know how meaningful it can be for friends and family. At St. Pierre Family Funeral, we are experts at weaving unique touches throughout a funeral service, burial, and reception – and these details do not… Read more »

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  • Who Should Participate in the Funeral Service?
    Posted: 03/02/2020

    When our care team at St. Pierre Family Funeral sits down with a family to talk about funeral plans, there are many important decisions that need to be made. When and where should the funeral take place? Did the person who died express a preference for cremation or traditional burial? When it comes to the… Read more »

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  • Is a Funeral Worth the Hassle and Expense?
    Posted: 02/17/2020

    When a loved one dies, it’s natural to feel overwhelmed by the thought of planning a funeral or memorial service. The details, the cost, and the emotional investment may seem to add more stress to an already difficult situation. At St. Pierre Family Funeral, we know it’s extremely important to honor and celebrate the life of a loved… Read more »

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  • Our Family Serving Yours
    Posted: 02/03/2020

    Family-owned businesses, such as St. Pierre Family Funeral, build their reputation by delivering on their promises. For the Wilson St. Pierre family, this means surpassing expectations as we serve our neighbors in Indianapolis, Greenwood, Anderson, and Pendleton. Our family has owned and operated Wilson St. Pierre for more than 122 years. We realize our neighbors throughout the Indianapolis… Read more »

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  • The Many Ways to Personalize a Loved One’s Farewell
    Posted: 01/20/2020

    For many of the families we serve in Indianapolis, Anderson, Greenwood, and the surrounding Indiana communities, a memento of a loved one can be incredibly comforting in the days and months following a death. With many memorial items to choose from at St. Pierre Family Funeral, you are sure to find something that represents your… Read more »

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  • Tips for Improving Your Life in 2020
    Posted: 01/16/2020

    Life can be broken down into many chapters, and 2020 is the perfect opportunity to start a brand new one. But let’s shake things up a bit and take the focus off resolutions. After all, studies show that less than 10 percent of those who make resolutions manage to stick them for more than a few months. Instead, let’s think about how different ways we can improve… Read more »

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  • Getting Through Your First Holiday Without Your Loved One
    Posted: 12/10/2019

    December can be an especially difficult month when you’ve lost someone you love. The usual feelings of gratitude and joy surrounding the holidays may be overshadowed by sadness, loneliness, and emptiness – particularly when the death occurred within the last year. Our Wilson St. Pierre Funeral Service & Crematory staff wants to remind all Indianapolis… Read more »

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  • How a Funeral Reception Helps Loved Ones Heal
    Posted: 12/04/2019

    If you picture major life events you’ve been a part of – weddings, graduations, the birth of a new baby – it’s likely you commemorated the event by gathering to share stories, food, and drink. In a similar way, something special happens when family and friends come together after a funeral. At Wilson St. Pierre… Read more »

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