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Nov 05 Healthy Self Care Support for Caregivers and the Bereaved   Tuesday, November 5 2019 ⋅ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM   Anton B. Urban Funeral Home1111 South Bethlehem Pike,Ambler, Pennsylvania 19002 With Facilitator: Jane Pedicone, MS, Nutritionist, Certified Fitness Professional and Sponsored by Urban Funeral Home Join us Tuesday, November 5th from 7-8 […]

Most people think of grief as sadness after a loved one dies, but grief is much broader. A better definition is the feelings caused by the change in a familiar pattern of behavior. This means that grief can be triggered by many life events – retirement, empty-nesting, relocation, divorce, and financial woes, to name but […]

Writing-Out Grief Instead of riding-out grief, many folks are choosing a more proactive approach called writing-out grief. If you have 15-20 minutes to spare and can tell a story, you can do this. You certainly don’t need to be a writer. The goals of writing-out grief are: 1. Tell your story; 2. Release some feelings; […]

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Jun 26 “Voices of Grief” Documentary   Wednesday, June 26 2019 ⋅ 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM   Anton B. Urban Funeral Home1111 South Bethlehem Pike,Ambler, Pennsylvania 19002 Here at the Urban Funeral Home we are pleased to offer the first-ever Philadelphia-area screening of Voices of Grief followed by a discussion. We hope you will […]

A Life Line for Americas Bravest Donate your old cell phone to “CELL PHONES FOR SOLDIERS.”  A national nonprofit, serving troops and veterans with free communication services and emergency funding.  Your generous tax-deductible donation truly makes a difference and makes you a hero to our nation’s heroes. Get involved today: 1. Clear all content from your old cell […]

Matthews Children’s Foundation Grant Recipient The Baby Bureau ” Recycle, Reuse, Regive the love.” We are proud to announce The Baby Bureau as the recipient of a $1000.00 Grant sponsored by the Anton B. Urban Funeral Home through our partnership with the Matthews Children’s Foundation.  The Urban Family is excited to have helped kick-start the Baby […]

August 31st was International Overdose Awareness Day. We have all listened and read the saddening news reports of the opioid epidemic across our country. Funeral Director, Caleb Wilde wrote this article in July 2017 called, “An open letter to Heroin from a funeral director.”  Despite some ugly harsh language, we couldn’t say it any better. Overdose deaths […]