Obituaries

Wayne Locker
B: 1943-01-22
D: 2018-08-13
View Details
Locker, Wayne
Dorothy Lemieux
B: 1940-09-25
D: 2018-08-10
View Details
Lemieux, Dorothy
Clarence Voiles
B: 1959-03-07
D: 2018-08-09
View Details
Voiles, Clarence
John Mohr
B: 1929-01-10
D: 2018-08-08
View Details
Mohr, John
William Larger
B: 1951-03-16
D: 2018-08-07
View Details
Larger, William
Helen Mantia
B: 1920-10-31
D: 2018-08-05
View Details
Mantia, Helen
Raymond Delscamp
B: 1929-02-24
D: 2018-08-03
View Details
Delscamp, Raymond
Bonnie Quinn
B: 1958-06-04
D: 2018-08-03
View Details
Quinn, Bonnie
Patricia Mercer
B: 1960-09-20
D: 2018-08-01
View Details
Mercer, Patricia
Timothy McCall
B: 1958-07-06
D: 2018-07-31
View Details
McCall, Timothy
Jeffery Lindsey
B: 1962-08-23
D: 2018-07-26
View Details
Lindsey, Jeffery
Ruth Marshall
B: 1939-06-17
D: 2018-07-17
View Details
Marshall, Ruth
Nancy Diamond
B: 1927-04-15
D: 2018-07-13
View Details
Diamond, Nancy
Norbert Moeder
B: 1925-11-08
D: 2018-07-11
View Details
Moeder, Norbert
Richard Moosbrugger
B: 1946-11-29
D: 2018-07-08
View Details
Moosbrugger, Richard
Kenneth Nelson
B: 1939-03-07
D: 2018-07-07
View Details
Nelson, Kenneth
Bernice Stephens
B: 1923-03-13
D: 2018-07-06
View Details
Stephens, Bernice
Evond Passwater
B: 1920-08-13
D: 2018-07-05
View Details
Passwater, Evond
Artie Oliver
B: 1924-05-29
D: 2018-07-05
View Details
Oliver, Artie
Mary Heidenreich
B: 1939-01-02
D: 2018-07-03
View Details
Heidenreich, Mary
William Wheeler
B: 1947-07-21
D: 2018-07-01
View Details
Wheeler, William

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
5555 Philadelphia Drive
DAYTON, OH 45415
Phone: (937) 274-1151
Fax: (937) 277-8542

The Service Details

Now that you have thought about burial versus cremation for your loved one, it is time to think about what you would like the service to look like and represent.

The Location of the Service

Is there a special place that your loved one would like to have thier final goodbye? There are many options to holding a service for the deceased. It can be held in a funeral home, in the community, really the options are endless. This is where you can rely heavily on the funeral director to help create a memorable service.

Pallbearers

Pall Bearers are the people you have probably seen who carry the casket at the service, if there is a casket present. Have you thought about who will hold this responsibility?

Who Will Be Officiating the Service?

You can choose to have a minister officiate the service or a celebrant. The difference between the two are religious and non-religious. Some find it offensive to speak of religion if the deceased did not have religious beliefs. The choice is yours for who you would like to officiate the service.

Other Decisions to Be Made

There are a number of other decisions that will need to be made for the service. You will need to decide which flowers will be used, the type of music to be played, if there will be transportation to and from the service for friends and family, if there will be people speaking of stories or memories of the deceased, if there will be a eulogy, and any other special services that may reflect the life of your loved one.

Notifying Others of the Death

There is likely a list of people that were important to your loved one. Preparing a list of who should be notified of the passing of your loved one will be beneficial to you when making the arrangements. Funeral homes today have a number of ways of notifying people in the community and beyond of the death. Speak to the funeral home about these options.

There are a number of options to celebrate the life of your loved one, if you would like to discuss these, please contact us.

365 Days of Healing

Grieving doesn't always end with the funeral: subscribe to our free daily grief support email program, designed to help you a little bit every day, by filling out the form below.