Irish Wakes: Celebrating Life with Reverence

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At Sunshine Cremation Services, we pride ourselves on delivering meticulous and reverential cremation and funeral planning services.  Among the myriad of ceremonies we offer, the Irish wake stands out for its rich heritage and profound cultural significance. This article delves into the Irish wake’s history, customs, and etiquette, providing a comprehensive guide for those contemplating…

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How Will You Be Remembered?

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Key Questions to Define Your Legacy Developing a meaningful legacy begins with self-reflection.   Below are some important questions to help you shape how you will be remembered: Answering these questions can help you create a blueprint for a legacy that will endure long after you’re gone. Understanding the Elements of Your Legacy Your legacy…

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Nursing Homes Should Have Nurses

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admit it. I am old-fashioned.   For some odd reason, I think that if a facility calls itself a “nursing home,” it should always have at least one nurse on the premises.   But, much to my surprise, that isn’t the case.   Is Having a Nurse Present Too Much To Ask? Under current Federal rules and regulations, nursing…

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