Death & Social Media

Death & Social Media

Death and Social Media In today’s society, social media is a very real, and often an important part of life. But what happens when you die? Does your account die with you? The answer is… sort of. Google deletes your account after a period of inactivity (this includes...
Service of Remembrance

Service of Remembrance

Service of Remembrance Roper & Sons Funeral Services is holding a special Remembrance Service, honoring those who passed away in 2016. The Remembrance Service will be held on Sunday, December 11th at 2 p.m. in our Chapel located at Roper & Sons Funeral Home,...
But, it’s SO difficult to discuss!

But, it’s SO difficult to discuss!

But, it’s SO difficult to discuss! We all have to have tough conversations sometimes. I’m not going to sugar coat it, talking about death and our funeral plans are probably the hardest. No one likes to say “hey, Mom, so I’ve been thinking about your death…” However,...
What Can I Say?

What Can I Say?

What Can I Say? All too often, we struggle with what to say when comforting a grieving friend. What is enough? What is too much? What seems contrite? The compassionate part of us wants to say something comforting, to support our friend, to show we care. Yet, too often...