Why Should I Attend a Grief Group?

Why Should I Attend a Grief Group?

Why Should I Attend a Grief Group? Hello! I am Melissa, one of the Grief Counselors at Roper and Sons, and a facilitator of one of the two Grief Groups we offer. Roper and Sons Funeral Home extends multiple avenues of support to our client’s and community. Our Grief...
How Can I Help?

How Can I Help?

How Can I Help? The holidays are upon us, and many of us have friends and loved ones who are grieving. One of the hardest things about loss is knowing how to be a friend, knowing what do say, knowing how to help. The following list offers some suggestions regarding...
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,...
Holidays…

Holidays…

Holidays… The holiday season is upon us. A joyous time? Sure, for many. Not so joyous for many others. Please know that if you have experienced the death of a loved one this year, you are in our thoughts and prayers. This will undoubtedly be a tough season for you –...
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...