Obituaries

Robert Bakula
B: 1930-12-08
D: 2018-06-16
View Details
Bakula, Robert
Muriel Jalensky
B: 1923-11-28
D: 2018-06-15
View Details
Jalensky, Muriel
Bert Sebben
B: 1929-05-10
D: 2018-06-14
View Details
Sebben, Bert
Colleen Deininger
B: 1936-12-16
D: 2018-06-10
View Details
Deininger, Colleen
Melisa Dickman
B: 1965-03-22
D: 2018-06-10
View Details
Dickman, Melisa
Emmarose Dickman
B: 2000-07-25
D: 2018-06-10
View Details
Dickman, Emmarose
Alex Dickman
B: 2004-11-30
D: 2018-06-10
View Details
Dickman, Alex
Gabriel Conforti
B: 1937-11-13
D: 2018-06-09
View Details
Conforti, Gabriel
Margaret Cote
B: 1935-11-23
D: 2018-06-08
View Details
Cote, Margaret
Genevieve Matera
B: 1924-12-03
D: 2018-06-08
View Details
Matera, Genevieve
Olivia Andrea
B: 1932-09-18
D: 2018-06-07
View Details
Andrea, Olivia
Sharon Watring
B: 1947-11-13
D: 2018-06-07
View Details
Watring, Sharon
Gertrude Pickos
B: 1917-10-01
D: 2018-06-05
View Details
Pickos, Gertrude
Jerilyn Cairo
B: 1942-02-24
D: 2018-06-05
View Details
Cairo, Jerilyn
Russell Sesto
B: 1941-07-19
D: 2018-06-04
View Details
Sesto, Russell
Tyler Flores
B: 1989-08-28
D: 2018-06-04
View Details
Flores, Tyler
Peter Trecroci
B: 1933-03-28
D: 2018-06-02
View Details
Trecroci, Peter
Frank Cistaro
B: 1937-04-07
D: 2018-06-02
View Details
Cistaro, Frank
Josephine Dalla Santa
B: 1929-08-04
D: 2018-05-31
View Details
Dalla Santa, Josephine
Elizabeth Benicek
B: 1939-06-19
D: 2018-05-30
View Details
Benicek, Elizabeth
Charles Ojanpera
B: 1951-04-17
D: 2018-05-29
View Details
Ojanpera, Charles

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
5111-60th Street
Kenosha, WI 53144
Phone: (262) 654-3533
Fax: (262) 654-3539

Traditional Funeral Services

The Basics of Traditional Funeral Services

Traditional funeral services include:

  • Visitation: This is often called a viewing or a wake. Guests come to pay their respects to the deceased by viewing their casketed body and spending time with the grieving family. A visitation can occur at any time before the funeral service.
  • Funeral Service: This event commonly takes place at the funeral home, a church, or at the graveside. It can include music, the reading of literary or religious passages, a eulogy, prayer, and the singing of hymns.
  • Committal Service: If the family plans to bury the deceased, this stage involves the vehicle procession to the cemetery.
  • Funeral Reception: Many choose to host this post-service gathering (or repast) at a reception hall. This is considered a time to share memories, laughter, and support.

A funeral service, whether traditional or more modern (memorial service or celebration-of-life), has two functions: to acknowledge the death and lifetime achievements of an individual and to bring grieving family members and friends together in support of one another during this difficult time.

If you are interested in making funeral arrangements for a loved one, we invite you to call us at (262) 654-3533 to begin.

Online Sources:

Rostad, Curtis, "The Basics of Funeral Service", Indiana Funeral Directors Association, 2014

 

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.

52 Weeks of Support

It's hard to know what to say when someone experiences loss. Our free weekly newsletter provides insights, quotes and messages on how to help during the first year.

Don't wait until it's too late.
Contact Us for quality funeral services.

Contact us today!