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Funeral Planning

Using AI in Funeral Planning

When AI in the form of ChatGPT first made headlines in 2023, reactions ranged from “Ho hum” to fears of robotic takeovers. The reality, at least so far, is somewhere in between. Furthermore, were you aware that AI-style technology has been accessible for years? If you use Siri, Google, spellcheck,…...

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A Green Burial: What Is It?

Like most aspects of life, the funeral industry experiences trends. Most recently, there has been a significant growth in the popularity of celebrations of life. These are a bit more casual, upbeat final services as opposed to the traditional dark, solemn services. In recent years, we have also seen an…...

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Finding the Right Resting Place After Cremation

Planning final services involves a multitude of decisions. It is a big reason many are taking steps to preplan.Pre-planning takes much of the pressure off of loved ones during a difficult time. It also helps ensure your wishes will be met following your death. One of the significant decisions to…...

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How Technology Influences Funeral Services

Throughout the generations, Fares J. Radel Funeral Homes has been serving families in Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky. We have been a leader in embracing advancements in our industry. We were one of the first to use motorized vehicles in the country, we’ve made support animals available, and we built…...

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How to Plan a Meaningful Ash Scattering Ceremony

Losing a loved one is undoubtedly a difficult experience, and navigating the planning process after their passing can be overwhelming. If your loved one has chosen cremation, you may find yourself contemplating what to do with their ashes. Ash scattering ceremonies have become a popular way to commemorate a person’s…...

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Four Best Funeral Planning Tips

Many describe planning their own funeral as uniquely interesting, rewarding, and satisfying. It often leaves those with a new level of peace of mind. Others, however, struggle to get started. The process may seem overwhelming, and they may not quite know where to get started. To help, we have put…...

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Why It’s Important to Leave a Legacy

Like other aspects of life, funerals and final services tend to follow popular trends. “Celebrations of Life,” for example, now frequently replace traditional, somber services. Cremations continue to be increasingly popular. Preplanning their own final services is a priority for an increasing number of people, and so is leaving a…...

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Our Best Tips for Writing A Eulogy

Being asked to write a eulogy for someone can be both an honor and a burden. It is an honor in that your words will summarize who that person was, what they cared most about, and what was important to them. The gravity of your words can make it a…...

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Meaningful Memorial Ideas for Veterans

The loss of a veteran can be particularly painful. Whether they served for a few years or spent an entire career in the military, it frequently became a meaningful part of their lives. If a loved one was a veteran, it is completely appropriate and perhaps important to recognize that…...

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Four Factors that Affect Life Expectancy

Most people would agree that they would like to live a long, fulfilling life. Staying healthy, of course, plays an important role in that quest. The question is whether or not we are willing to make the choices, put in the effort, and make the sacrifices necessary to achieve that…...

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