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For other tragedies - We remember and continue to send our support! Even though these tragic stories are no longer in the news, for those affected, we understand that healing takes time and we want...
By Dar Bellissimo
In News
Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Our Hearts are with Santa Fe, Texas

It is with heavy hearts that we join with the victims, families, friends and communities of Santa Fe High School in Texas. You are not alone and we send you our support.  
By Dar Bellissimo
In News
Wednesday, May 23, 2018

May 21 2018

Before and after a loved one’s death, nurturing yourself is critically important. Nurturing can come in a variety of forms, so where do you begin? As is evident in the story of the patriarch we sh...
By Jackie Hook
Monday, May 21, 2018

Pray for Hawaii

We send our thoughts and prayers to those affected by Hawaii's Kilauea volcano eruption and encourage others to offer their support in whatever ways they can.
By Dar Bellissimo
In News
Monday, May 21, 2018

May 14 2018

As we continue with our theme of Nurturing, Where Do You Begin and the story of the patriarch who died, the gifts from nurturing continued. All of the patriarch’s grown children had returned home t...
By Jackie Hook
Monday, May 14, 2018

May 7 2018

Our theme for May is Nurturing, Where Do You Begin?  If you begin with the first thing before you right now, it can lead to many gifts. This makes me think of a family whose patriarch recently...
By Jackie Hook
Monday, May 7, 2018

June 4 2018

Monday's Moment Gathering ~ The Artistry of Grief? When you're grieving, you may not feel like an artist. But if you allow grief to move within and through you, you'll make your own one-of-a-...
By Jackie Hook
Saturday, May 5, 2018

Previous Posts

2018 - May - Gazette - Nurturing. Where do you begin?

Nurturing, Where Do You Begin? The patriarch of a family I know recently died. He had been in declining health for a couple of years and near the end, his family courageously chose to bring him ho...

May 23 2018

Let's Talk About Palliative Care  Relieves suffering and improves the quality of life.  Nittany Valley medical associates will speak about pallative care. This event is open to the publi...

Centre Gives - May 8 2018 & May 9 2018

Centre Foundation's 36-hour online giving event is set to begin on May 8 at 8 am and conclude on May 9 at 8 pm. This event is designed to support the great work of local nonprofits serving Centre C...

April 30 2018

As John Burroughs said, “I go to nature to be soothed and healed, and to have my senses put in order.” Connecting with nature affects our bodies, minds and souls. I encourage you to get more of tha...

May 10 2018 - June 14 2018

Stories of Loss:  A Grief Education & Support Group When you lose a loved one, having support helps you on your healing journey. It is powerful to realize you are not alone and to learn h...

Happy Administrative Professional Day

Happy Administrative Professional Day! Happy Admin Day to Marie Bartley and Sandee Hemman and all of the other administrative professionals out there! The Funeral Directors could not do it without...

April 23 2018

When a drunk driver killed Paula D’Arcy’s husband and two-year-old daughter, her grief journey drew her to the ocean. In the Koch Funeral Home sponsored documentary, Voices of Grief: Honoring the S...