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A Natural Death Family-led body care (home funeral/vigil) and green burial Join Home Funeral Guide Kateyanne Unullisi for a talk about caring for our own after death and green burial – including Yellow Springs’ own green burial cemetery – on Sunday, June 19 from 1 – 3 p.m. at The Rockford Chapel. Learn why family-led home Continue Reading »
This is a guest post by my friend and fellow National Home Funeral Alliance board member, Sara Williams. Sara speaks with a delicious North Carolina drawl and can be at my home funeral any day. What I love about this story is how nervous I knew she was, before she had ever personally helped a Continue Reading »
Two men, one of them my husband, died at the same time in an accident. One was buried and all arrangements handled by a solid, decent, typical local funeral home. The other man was cremated in a simple cremation using greener approaches, after a family-directed funeral. This is one reason why I am passionate about a family’s choice to keep their loved one at home after a death, if that is right for them.
“I help families and loved ones cross a bridge that has always been pretty darn scary, when someone is dying or dies.”