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Cremation vs Burial: How To Decide Which Is Best?

Both cremations and burials are legal and ancient methods for disposing of a body. People have been disposing of their loved ones for thousands of years through cremation. It’s challengin...
By James Donofrio
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Wednesday, January 5, 2022

Coping with the Loss of a Loved One during the Holidays

It's never easy to lose a loved one, but the pain could become worse around the Christmas season. When confronted with holiday joy, many individuals feel gloomy and overwhelmed. Although it might s...
By James Donofrio
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Thursday, December 16, 2021

Common Funeral Terminology

For someone who's never planned a funeral, the terminology used may be perplexing. At Blair Mazzarella Funeral Home, we strive to provide all of the information necessary for our clients to make in...
By James Donofrio
In Our Blogs
Friday, November 26, 2021

Coping With The Death Of A Sibling

Because siblings are so close to us, their death is a traumatic experience. It can be challenging to deal with the demise of people who are close to you. Blair Mazzarella Funeral Home rec...
By James Donofrio
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Tuesday, November 16, 2021

What To Expect After The Funeral Service

When a family member or any loved one passes away, handling everything from the funeral service to other tasks falls on you. While this is a time-consuming process, your responsibilities don't just...
By James Donofrio
In Our Blogs
Tuesday, October 26, 2021

Where Can I Scatter Cremated Remains?

When a person is cremated, the ashes are handed to the deceased's family. Some people are unsure about the process of cremation and what they can do with the ashes. Blair Mazzarella Funeral Home is...
By James Donofrio
In Our Blogs
Monday, October 18, 2021

What To Expect During The Funeral Service

When you attend a funeral, you must follow some basic etiquette and know how to interact with other attendees. However, if you have never attended a funeral in the past, you might not be aware of w...
By James Donofrio
In Our Blogs
Wednesday, September 29, 2021

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How to Support a Grieving Friend

It can be incredibly difficult to watch a grieving friend. Sometimes, even when you want to be there to support them in their time of sorrow, you feel lost and unsure about what you can do to make ...

What To Expect Before The Funeral

After a person passes away, the family members begin planning the funeral service. If you have never handled this responsibility in the past in your family, you might not be aware of what is involv...