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Robert Raymond "Bob" Schutz
D: 2018-08-15
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Schutz, Robert Raymond "Bob"
Erin Weir
D: 2018-08-15
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Weir, Erin
Anna Rut
D: 2018-08-14
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Rut, Anna
Ruby Joan Kassian
B: 1933-04-14
D: 2018-08-13
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Kassian, Ruby Joan
Theresa "Terry" Bacho
D: 2018-08-13
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Bacho, Theresa "Terry"
Carl Chorney
D: 2018-08-11
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Chorney, Carl
Ann Micallef
D: 2018-08-11
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Micallef, Ann
Gabor Takacs
D: 2018-08-10
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Takacs, Gabor
Bill Colpitts
D: 2018-08-10
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Colpitts, Bill
Baby Rayleigh Aurora Martin
D: 2018-08-10
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Martin, Baby Rayleigh Aurora
Jan (Jeanette Drath) Alexander
D: 2018-08-09
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Alexander, Jan (Jeanette Drath)
Maria Dudzic
B: 1938-11-13
D: 2018-08-09
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Dudzic, Maria
Meena Dookhoo
B: 1947-09-05
D: 2018-08-07
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Dookhoo, Meena
Annette Yost
D: 2018-08-07
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Yost, Annette
Pawan Singh Kathait
B: 1988-05-15
D: 2018-08-07
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Kathait , Pawan Singh
Edward George Boychuk
D: 2018-08-06
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Boychuk, Edward George
Rudolph "Rudy" Tosto
D: 2018-08-06
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Tosto, Rudolph "Rudy"
Jenelle Gloria Lee Davits
B: 1992-09-06
D: 2018-08-06
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Davits , Jenelle Gloria Lee
Lucy Mary Gerla
D: 2018-08-05
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Gerla, Lucy Mary
Marija Zajko
D: 2018-08-04
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Zajko, Marija
Barry Haverstock
D: 2018-08-04
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Haverstock, Barry

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Question #1What is involved in cremation?
Answer:The casket or container is placed in the cremation chamber where the temperature reaches 1,400-1,800 degrees Fahrenheit. After approximately 2.5 hours, all organic material is consumed by heat and evaporation, and the bone fragments are left behind. These are known as the cremated remains, which are then carefully removed from the chamber and processed into fine particles to be placed in a container or urn for the family.

Question #2Do I need a casket if I choose cremation?
Answer:No. However for sanitary reasons, many crematories require a combustible, leak-proof, covered container.

Question #3Can I have a visitation period and a funeral service if cremation is chosen?
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Question #4What can be done with the cremated remains?
Answer:With cremation you have a number of options. The cremated remains can be interred in a cemetery plot or retained by a family member -- usually in an urn, scattered on private property or at a place that was important to the deceased.

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