Marie Ells
B: 1924-10-02
D: 2018-03-04
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Anna Vanderheiden
B: 1931-09-24
D: 2018-03-01
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Ramona Munneke
B: 1944-05-25
D: 2018-02-28
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Holly Fite
B: 1984-07-10
D: 2018-02-25
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Fite, Holly
Cecilia Vander Heiden
B: 1924-02-04
D: 2018-02-16
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Vander Heiden, Cecilia
Esther Hoekman
B: 1921-03-28
D: 2018-02-13
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Hoekman, Esther
Allen Polly
B: 1927-10-07
D: 2018-01-29
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Polly, Allen
Joyce Nedved
B: 1943-01-29
D: 2018-01-27
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Nedved, Joyce
Albert Delany
B: 1937-11-20
D: 2018-01-26
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Delany, Albert
Gary Nachtigal
B: 1949-02-23
D: 2018-01-25
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Nachtigal, Gary
Eleanor Lieuwen
B: 1923-02-23
D: 2018-01-24
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Walter Wulf
B: 1920-09-05
D: 2018-01-23
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Ronald Sternburg
B: 1934-08-31
D: 2018-01-22
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Sternburg, Ronald
Cornelius Lieuwen
B: 1922-12-25
D: 2018-01-16
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Lieuwen, Cornelius
Virginia Kelty
B: 1936-05-01
D: 2018-01-09
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Kelty, Virginia
Robert Miller
B: 1937-02-21
D: 2017-12-28
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Donny Cross
B: 1959-11-03
D: 2017-12-22
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Cross, Donny
Richard Korzan
B: 1925-09-19
D: 2017-12-08
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Korzan, Richard
Albert Stoddard
B: 1931-08-16
D: 2017-12-06
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Stoddard, Albert
Jennie Bultsma
B: 1924-05-05
D: 2017-11-22
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Marcia Mesman
B: 1942-12-28
D: 2017-11-17
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Dealing with Death
If you avoid dealing with death, you may become more vulnerable and unable to grieve. We offer support in accepting loss and preparing for death.
Dealing with Grief
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Grieving with Purpose
Explore the concept of grief work. This article reviews the four tasks involved and highlights the six self-care and bereavement signposts in your bereavement journey.
Ending Denial and Finding Acceptance
Acceptance puts an end to denial by releasing disbelief. In doing so, you can fully include the death of a loved one into your life and find peace-of-mind.
For Friends of the Bereaved
Have you chosen to help someone who is grieving the death of a loved one? If so, this article was written for you. It offers insights and provides suggestions on how best to support them during this time.
When Grief Doesn't Ease
This article takes a closer look at what's considered normal grieving compared to more complicated grief. We can look for signals to see if our grief may be going off track.
When Grief is Unacknowledged
There are many situations when our grief is not understood by those around us and can compromise our well-being. This article provides readers with four ways to reclaim our rights to grieve and find support.