Saying Thank-You to a Veteran

Posted on September 17, 2021 by Sytsema Funeral Home | Leave a comment
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There are a million ways to say thank you. Great or small they all have value.   Decide to always just say thank you whenever you see a person in uniform. When you see a person in uniform at the coffee shop or fast food restaurant pick up their tab if you can. At the […]

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Five Tips to Help You Stop Procrastinating About Planning Your Funeral

Posted on September 3, 2021 by Sytsema Funeral Home | Leave a comment
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Set a Deadline   I’ll get this done … before my birthday, before we travel, before school starts, or taxes are due. It doesn’t matter when, just set a target. It only matters that you do have a deadline, especially if you are a habitual procrastinator.   Get In Touch with Your “WHY”   Something […]

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Scam Protection

Posted on August 20, 2021 by Sytsema Funeral Home | Leave a comment
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How do I protect myself from scams that have become all too common in society today? How do I prevent myself from becoming a victim of the scammers who are on the phone, on the computer and at the front door?   Stuff needs to get done around your house. Maybe you could use some […]

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Writing the Thank You Notes

Posted on August 6, 2021 by Sytsema Funeral Home | Leave a comment
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Writing thank you notes is usually one of the very first “after the funeral” tasks you will undertake. You may be surprised to find that your brain/hand coordination is not working so well. You sit there with pen in hand and well-formed thoughts in your head, but somehow it all gets lost between the head […]

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Cremation Society or Funeral Home

Cremation Society or Funeral Home

Posted on July 23, 2021 by Sytsema Funeral Home | Leave a comment
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Cremation, like electric cars and cell phones is here to stay. For some people cremation is part of their religious practice. For other people, cremation just feels right for them.  The big question is who should help you with your cremation, a society or a funeral director? Cremation Societies specialize in what is called a […]

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