The holidays are usually a time of festiveness but things do happen at unexpected times, and you may find yourself with having to manage funeral plans during the season. It’s a tough thing to deal with, but using this occasion to highlight the wonderful life of your passing loved one can also be a great time for the celebration of life. Here are a few things to keep in mind when having to make funeral
A cemetery is a sanctuary for the deceased to rest peacefully and a place for loved ones to honor those who have passed. Some may find cemeteries creepy, but they can be serene and beautiful with the right perspective. A historic cemetery tells a story of what once was. Believe it or not, there is a vast amount of history woven deep into cemeteries across our nation. You can learn a lot while visiting a
This is not knowledge common to the public – but there is much to be said about cemetery sales for those who do not understand how it works. At Bayer Cemetery Brokers, we are equipped with experience in cemetery sales, and we’ve got knowledge to offer back to those trying to sell their properties. Cemetery properties can be a tricky thing to sell. You want to get rid of your property and you obviously want
In the Beginning Every year we celebrate Memorial Day as a federal holiday in the United States, observed for the remembrance of people who died while serving in the country’s armed forces. What most Americans today don’t know, is that Memorial Day actually originated as Decoration Day. This was after the American Civil War in 1868. According to the Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War The Grand Army of the Republic, was an
It’s Normal to Question How to Be Like Jesus For any believer, it can be really challenging to walk by faith and live like Jesus lived. As we celebrate the death, resurrection, and sacrifice of Jesus Christ in April, we can’t help but take the time to reflect on how to live like Jesus. Taking the scripture, his words, the tales that came from his personal journey; Jesus Christ lived a life that we should
A Unique Way to Celebrate Life Funerals are a sorrowful event that involves the mourning of a deceased individual and a reflection on the life he or she led and left behind. Black suit and black dress is most often the traditional funeral attire, but some families can choose to organize their loved one’s funeral in a completely different light. Themed funerals are an arrangement that is meant to reflect the passions, the personality, and
In honor of President’s Day on February 20th we wanted to find some interesting facts about some of the presidents buried, surrounding their burial locations and fascinating funerals that took place. We were genuinely stunned by some of the facts surrounding the presidential burial sites. George Washington Although George Washington and his family were eventually placed at the tomb in Mount Vernon, he was actually buried under the dome at the Capitol in D.C. When
Their Own Traditions When it comes to traditions, every culture of the world has their own unique observance. Particularly on funeral and burial traditions, we want to provide an overview of Armenian burial traditions. For the rest of this blog we will discuss rituals, beliefs, and practices as it pertains to Armenian culture. Since a big portion of our services are devoted to families of Armenian descent, we want to shed light on their traditions.
The Holidays Will Help Heal You The holiday season is normally designated to magnify that special time spent with your loved ones. The holidays are milestones that celebrate togetherness, family, and love. But when someone close to you passes away, the holidays could turn into a mournful reminder of that loss. Holiday grief can bring an overwhelming range of memories and emotions as you spend it without that special someone for the first time. Grief
Rest With Your Loved One We may live for many years in the company of our loved ones, so it makes sense to rest for all eternity with the love of your life. Bayer Cemetery Brokers is a organization that networks with various churches, funeral homes, cemeteries, and other brokers to make sure that people who pass away get the resting place they wished and that their survivors are left in a good place. Cemetery
Grieving Through Loss The 5 stages of grief can be difficult for anyone to handle, particularly because they’re already handling the insurmountable loss of a loved one. Of course, as we are all individuals, we all have different lengths of each stage before moving through bereavement. Bayer Cemetery Brokers has helped countless families and friends over the years buy and sell cemetery plots. As part of the business, we’ve had a hand in dealing with
The burial rituals in America are just as diverse as the countless religions, ethnicities, and cultures that live here. Being the melting pot that America is, it’s no surprise that there is a variety of interesting burial rituals in America. Even burial rituals in America in the 21st century are much different than two centuries before. At Bayer Cemetery Brokers we help you find well-preserved cemetery plots for your loved ones based on your needs.
Why an Urn Niche Could Be For You Cremation or an urn niche is an alternate form of rest for the deceased as opposed to the traditional cemetery burial. It also has benefits for the deceased and the family of the deceased that far outweigh grave burials. It’s difficult to think about cost when dealing with the death of a loved one. With heavy emotions settling in, families of the deceased have to focus on
Best For Your Family There is nearly no painful feeling that’s worse than losing a family member. Dealing with a newly deceased loved one is obviously a difficult task and dealing with your loved one’s funeral arrangements and burial is a tough process that we would never imagine going through. The grieving process for a family has no set time, but knowing that your loved one will be rested and memorialized the right way can
Rest Above Ground Mausoleum entombment is one of several properties that Bayer Cemetery Brokers offer to sell or re-sell for families. Similar to our “Cash for Graves” service, we are able to sell private or family estate mausoleums in Los Angeles county for a more inexpensive price compared to regular retailers. If a family has a previous purchased space, we can help re-sell it and provide them with the value. This is all to help families
What do you want your epitaph to say about you? Your Last Words Write an epitaph to provide your last words to the world. At Bayer Cemetery Brokers, we’re all about personalizing your cemetery plots, with amazing locations and decorated tombstones and headstones. With combined experiences of 30 years in the business, we suggest taking the time to think about what you want to express about yourself or your life with your epitaph. Creative and