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No matter what kind of ceremony you are planning, each element plays a unique and important role. When you put the elements together, you create a ceremony deserving of the special life that was lived. Here are some resources to help you with planning.
For Planning the Service
If you’re planning a funeral service at the churches below, the intake forms can be downloaded and submitted to the respective churches.
New Testament Readings
Suggested hymns for the funeral mass
Processional & Recessional Hymns
(Choose one processional hymn and one recessional hymn from this list)
Processional & Recessional Psalms
(Choose one psalm from this list)
Preparation of the Gifts & Communion
(Choose one to be sung during Preparation of the Gifts and one for communion)
Abide In Me
All I Ask of You
Behold the Lamb
Eye Has Not Seen
Gift of Love
In the Garden
Just a Closer Walk With Thee
Lady of Knock
Mother at Your Feet is Kneeling
Mother Dear, O Pray for Me
Nearer My God to Thee
O God You Search Me
The Old Rugged Cross
Only This I Want
Prayer of St. Francis
Precious Lord, Take My Hand
Softly & Tenderly
Surely The Presence
Taste and See
The Supper of the Lord
We Will Rise Again
Wherever You Go
You Are All We Have
You Are Mine
You Are Near
Non-Profits for Memorial Donations
There are many nonprofit organizations that would welcome donations in memory of your loved one. If you have questions about a particular organization, visit the Better Business Bureau’s www.give.org. This service evaluates nonprofits across three standards: ethical governance, responsible fundraising, and transparency of their financial operations. Charity Navigator also provides helpful information for vetting nonprofits.
Restaurants, Catering & Lodging
To help you find local resources in these categories, below are links to Yelp listings and reviews.