Obituaries

Theresa P. Texeira
B: 1934-07-19
D: 2017-04-19
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Texeira, Theresa P.
John "Jack" Spock Jr.
B: 1941-06-24
D: 2017-04-18
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Spock Jr., John "Jack"
Maria Tailon
B: 1941-11-02
D: 2017-04-17
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Tailon, Maria
Judith Maldonado
B: 1943-03-28
D: 2017-04-16
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Maldonado, Judith
Allison Ray
B: 1952-09-20
D: 2017-04-15
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Ray, Allison
Ofa Ki-Suva Falekaono
B: 1947-07-23
D: 2017-04-13
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Falekaono, Ofa Ki-Suva
Elmer Yoneda
B: 1940-12-25
D: 2017-04-13
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Yoneda, Elmer
Richard Samson
B: 1941-04-13
D: 2017-04-12
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Samson, Richard
Manuel Pineo
B: 1980-04-06
D: 2017-04-06
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Pineo, Manuel
Wilfred Nalu Dias
B: 1944-05-15
D: 2017-04-04
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Dias, Wilfred Nalu
Gabrielle Rodrigues
B: 1990-12-12
D: 2017-04-03
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Rodrigues, Gabrielle
Beverly Lee Tabisola
B: 1939-04-08
D: 2017-04-01
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Tabisola, Beverly Lee
Angeline "Aunty Lani" Leilani Levi
B: 1924-10-22
D: 2017-03-31
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Levi, Angeline "Aunty Lani" Leilani
Kenneth Woo
B: 1918-04-14
D: 2017-03-31
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Woo, Kenneth
Geoffrey Aaron Hunter
B: 1988-02-04
D: 2017-03-30
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Hunter, Geoffrey Aaron
Natividad De Jesus Morales
B: 1940-12-25
D: 2017-03-29
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Morales, Natividad De Jesus
Eric Walla Grove
B: 1956-01-06
D: 2017-03-28
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Grove, Eric Walla
Shigenobu Shibano
B: 1923-11-24
D: 2017-03-28
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Shibano, Shigenobu
Phillip Kenyon
B: 1956-10-04
D: 2017-03-26
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Kenyon, Phillip
Hilario Jose Sadumiano
B: 1940-10-21
D: 2017-03-25
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Sadumiano, Hilario Jose
Dominic Leonard
B: 1948-02-18
D: 2017-03-25
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Leonard, Dominic

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Cremation has been a part of the human experience for a very long time, and is the preferred method of caring for a loved one in many parts of the world.

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People choose cremation because they believe it to be the right choice for them. It’s as deeply personal of a decision as that of selecting burial. The decision could be based on:

  • Financial Challenges. The cost of direct cremation with no funeral or memorial service is often ¼ that of a traditional burial. This simple fact is often all it takes for a family to make the cremation decision; however we firmly believe that there is great value in bringing family and friends together for a remembrance service – value which exceed mere cost.
     
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If any of those reasons ring true for you and your family, then cremation may be the perfect alternative for your loved one.
 

Decisions You Must Make When Choosing Cremation

  • Who will perform the cremation?
  • Should you purchase an urn?
  • What kind of remembrance ceremony would you like to have?
  • What will you do with the cremated remains?

You may wish to keep the remains at your home for a time, until you feel ready to let go of them, or when all family members can be present for a scattering ceremony.

Our professional Funeral Directors can advise you on unique ways to memorialize a loved one using the cremated remains, including the creation of art glass objects. We also offer a wide selection of cremation keepsake jewelry.

We can also recommend firms in the area that specialize in scattering the cremated remains at sea, or in the air.

Call us today to explore cremation options, and the many creative ways you can memorialize a loved one either before, or after, the cremation has occurred.