How to Talk to the Children and Teens in Your Life About the Newtown, CT, Tragedy by Alan D. Wolfelt, Ph.D. Once again we are faced with the traumatic, violent deaths of a group of innocent people, this time precious children in Newtown, Connecticut. I ha
View Video Here Download Free Brochure URBAN FUNERAL HOME Encourages Families to Have the Talk of a Lifetime Ambler, PA – People talk about many things with their loved ones: from day-to-day details to big events. Sharing stories with those who matte
You know your child better than anyone else, but you may be feeling unsure about how to talk to them about death. This topic is difficult for most adults, especially when a history of losses has affected us. Our earliest experiences with death shape our p
There’s the history textbook chapters which review World War II, and then there’s your memory of your older brothers going off to war or your mom’s story of working in a factory and planting a Victory Garden or your veteran grandfather’s tale of s
Each Program will explore new and meaningful ways to ease your grief. Please join us for one or all. Time: Sundays in November, 1:00 PM- 3:00 PM November 2, 2014: Grief Is Not An Illness! This session would include exploring the various ways that
This Blog is dedicated to World Stroke Day, October 29, 2014 and our friend Janice, who at age 60, died from a stroke less than 24 hours after complaining of visual difficulty and a headache while traveling home from Florida. She was an active wife, mothe
How to Provide Understanding and Support to Grieving Children Here are some blog posts, articles and helpful links about how to provide understanding and support to grieving children: About Childhood Grief – National Alliance for Grieving Children
What is an Irrevocable Burial Trust? Pennsylvania Law requires that 100% of funeral pre-payments be deposited in a Pennsylvania banking institution or approved insurance program. Our funeral home has an interest bearing master trust program into which pre
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Everything from our first meeting, to the cemetery and certificates, thank you cards, flower arrangements, church and obituary were handled in a professional manner. No pressure, no hype with compassion and complete attention to detail.
The Urban Family provides compassionate and professional guidance throughout the funeral planning, the services and for months to follow. Their attention to detail offers family and friends comfort in knowing nothing will be overlooked. Our family greatly appreciates their kindness during our recent loss.
“Our family has been with Urban funeral Home for close to 30 years. My Grandmother, Aunt, In laws and most recently Mom have had their funeral handled by Urban. My mother specifically requested Skip & Dolores handle her funeral. We were in good hands from beginning to end. Peter and Trudy are wonderful. My thanks to all the Urbans.”