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What Do I Do If My Loved One Dies While Traveling?

The world gets smaller every day. No one understands this more than those of us who live in the Indianapolis, Greenwood, and Pendleton areas, now with more people traveling and spending longer periods of time away from home. People are also retiring earlier and often pursue leisure in communities far from where they were born […]

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Social Media Do’s and Don’ts: 4 Tips to Know Before You Post

Social media has enriched our lives in many different ways. We’ve all heard the stories about the high school sweethearts who reconnected on Facebook and lived happily ever. And many of us who live here in Indianapolis, Greenwood, and Pendleton have loved ones spread across the country with whom we are able to share photos […]

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Creating Meaningful Receptions

Receptions can be an important part of the healing process. They allow families in Marion and Johnson Counties and beyond to come together and support one another in a relaxed atmosphere, laugh about the good times with their loved one, and appreciate the moments they shared with them. At a funeral or memorial service, the […]

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Q&A – What Are My Options for Burial

One of the most important decisions you will make when it comes time to plan a funeral for someone you love, or for yourself when preplanning, is choosing a final resting place. There are many preferences, cultural elements, and religious requirements that can go into such a decision, and the team at Wilson St. Pierre […]

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Personalization: Show What Made Your Loved One Special

At Wilson St. Pierre Funeral Services & Crematory, we believe every life in Indianapolis, Greenwood, and Pendleton represents a unique story. When it comes time to say goodbye to your loved one, our goal is to help you tell their own story in the most meaningful, personal way possible. Our trained staff will spend time […]

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6 Reasons to Plan Your Own Funeral

Is it strange to plan your own funeral? We don’t think so. While no one likes to dwell on the idea of their own death, there are a number of advantages to preplanning with Wilson St. Pierre Funeral Service & Crematory. Some say it’s the greatest gift of love you can give to your family. […]

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Helpful Tips for Grieving Men

Dealing with the loss of a loved one takes a toll on everyone. It’s why Wilson St. Pierre is here – to help hurting families in Indianapolis, Greenwood, Pendleton, and surrounding areas plan funeral services, giving them the time they need to grieve their loss. Experts also agree that the very act of planning a […]

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What Does It Mean to Be Patriotic?

When our country is in peril, Americans – and especially those from Indianapolis, Greenwood, and Pendleton – are quick to rally to her aid. When we’ve been attacked, our men and women fight with uncommon valor. During times of crisis, our patriotic emotions are there for all to see. We wear our nation’s colors, and […]

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Cremation Q&A

For families in Greenwood, Indianapolis, and Pendleton, the choice of whether to have a traditional burial or cremation can be very personal. You have to take into consideration preferences, religious and cultural beliefs, and budget. At Wilson St. Pierre Funeral Services & Crematory, we believe, ultimately, you have decide what makes sense for you and […]

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Can I Wear Color to a Funeral? … And Other Funeral Etiquette Questions

At Wilson St. Pierre Funeral Services & Crematory, we have heard many questions from the Greenwood, Indianapolis, and Pendleton communities about what is appropriate to wear and say at a funeral. Everyone is different, and each person’s life can be celebrated in a unique manner. It’s a big reason why we provide personalized funeral services […]

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