Holy Cross Cemetery in Colma is working to create an “Avenue of Flags” which will line their Central Avenue on special days such as Memorial Day and Veterans’ Day. They are seeking donations to provide enough flags to line the avenue. If you have received a flag honoring your loved one’s military service and would like to donate it to the cemetery to be flown as part of an “Avenue of Flags” on Memorial Day and Veterans’ Day, please contact Holy Cross at 650.756.2060.
Free walking tour at Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery in Colma featuring stories from their book "125 Years of History, Ministry & Service" on Saturday, July 10th. Meet at 11am at Main Gate. Special Guest, Author - Jean Bartlett. Books are available for sale at Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery and Colma Cremation & Funeral Services.
Special pricing on niches at Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery in Colma. To complete the package offered by Holy Cross - call Colma Cremation and Funeral Services as your Funeral Director/Cremation Provider for your preneed cremation services.
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Any person who has had a loved one die often feel alone in their grief, like nobody understands what they're going through. Experiencing a death can be overwhelming for anyone, no matter what age they are or beliefs they have. People experiencing grief need support. And the first step in that support is for people to become more aware of what grief stricken people are going through. We want to bring the myths,cliche,and stigma out of the dark an into the light.
Memorial Day Mass at 11am in Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery in Colma. Memorial Day Observance at Golden Gate Veterans' Cemetery in San Bruno, music starts at 10:30am - program starts at 11am - free luncheon to follow.
Please stop and see us on Friday, May 17, 2013 - 9am - 1pm at the Burlingame Recreation Center, 850 Burlingame Avenue, Burlingame at the Senior Showcase. We would love to see you. http://www.smdailyjournal.com/seniorshowcase/
Would you want to pre-plan your funeral? Let's face it: funerals are the parties no one wants to plan. We're getting the funeral planning conversation started with Erika Dillman, author of The Party of Your Life: Get the Funeral You Want by Planning It Yourself. Erika Dillman plans on living to 100, but started planning her own farewell fiesta at age 40 to make sure she gets the funeral she wants and deserves. Her great-grandparents ran a funeral home and her grandparents sold funeral...
May Day or the festival of Beltane celebrates the start of the bright half of the year. One of the four main festivals of Celtic spirituality. According to Caitlin Matthews, author of The Celtic Book of Days, it marks "the return to outdoor gatherings and and celebrations. . . . There are pleasure, plenty, and pastimes to be enjoyed. It is a time of love and adventure, inspired by the fledging birds which leave the nest at this time to find their own territory."