Grief Help and Funeral Planning Information

Memorial Day

What is the purpose of Memorial Day? Why do we have this holiday? Of course, it is a three-day weekend. A perfect time to hit the road and do something in the great outdoors. After all, in most parts of […]

Do You Have Misconceptions About Trusts?

Planning for the passing of a loved one is a major step in life, and our staff at Gilbert Memorial Park take that very seriously. We sometimes find that our clients have planned the funeral services but didn’t have an […]

Flowers and Funerals

What’s the story behind flowers at a funeral? Well, back in the day before funeral directors perfected the art and science of embalming, flowers were used to mask the odor of the body. In modern times flowers are no longer […]