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Although this is a long time coming thank you, I would like to express my deep felt appreciation to Justin and Emily who very professionally and compassionately took care of my families needs at a very emotional time. Thankfully my parents had a pre-plan with Forastiere and they immediately took charge when my parents passed within 4 short months of each other. Emily has and continues to reach out to me to offer any assistance and check on my well being. Both Justin and Emily made very painful events at the height of Covid 2020 bearable.
Since 1905 our family has been honored to help families during one of the most difficult times in their lives. We are here to help you and your family, whether it is with creating a meaningful ceremony encompassing a Celebration of a Life lived, burial, cremation or entombment preferences or a simple or direct cremation or burial service. Your wishes may be accomplished prior to death through planning those arrangements ahead or at the time your loved one's death occurs. We can assist to provide you and your family with the information and time to consider all the choices and benefits.
Please rely on us to provide continued care and assistance before, during and after your loss. Our caring team will guide you and your family to make the most fitting decisions, being sensitive to your budget, in the way you would like to remember, show appreciation and pay tribute. Our Grief Specialist is available to support you after your loss through remembrance our programs and bereavement support groups. Our caring team at Forastiere Family Funeral & Cremation will provide the guidance and support when you need them most.
No matter what faith someone is, no matter how traditional or contemporary their thoughts and ideas, regardless of cremation or burial preference, public or private, large or small, extravagant or simple...we have the caring staff, the facility and options to meet their needs. Please call us anytime 24/7, we are ready to help.