We offer there a complete selection of funeral ceremonies that can be emailed to you right away. Beloved wife of the late Frank Nally, Sr.; dear daughter of the late Ed and Evelyn Kempker; devoted mother of Frank X. and Noel (Eric) Schreimann and cherished grandmother of Victoria, Breanna and Braden; dear sister of Gary (Elaine) Kempker and Ed (Dottie) Kempker.It's important during this time, to set people's minds at rest.
I talk a bit about life and death and what we have learned from the deceased before I move into the eulogy.
(I created a standard opening for the eulogy, then I fill it in with information and stories I gather from the bereaved before the service.) I move on to talk about the value of telling stories and remembrances about the deceased and invite people to say a few words.
It's up to you to recognize those emotions and do your best to put them at ease.
Many ULC ministers are called upon to perform the ceremony in the funeral chapel only.
ULC ministers are not likely to preside over funerals held in churches because the local pastor would be involved and certainly hold the service.
The services explained here are for funeral chapel and graveside ceremonies.
MINISTERIAL TRAINING CENTER - TRAINING DISCOURSES For most of us, as we go through the daily minutiae of our lives, death is an abstraction.
So, when it happens around us, we are caught off-guard, unprepared. What would you do if a friend or loved one dies and you are asked to do the service?
Neither was quite the truth I wanted to share, but it gave me a place to start. I thank people for coming and begin to talk about why we are there, to celebrate the life of someone they have loved.
I invite people to say hello in spirit to the deceased, while I lead everyone in a prayer.