Memorials For Loved Ones
My experience has been that the joy of remembering helps the pain of losing, or perhaps it eases the pain of our losses. When our loved ones die there are so many emotions of grief and sadness and yet one day our feelings start to shift, sometimes just a little to remember the things about that person that brought us joy and made us smile and laugh.
For me as the months and years passed since losing my husband, I find more joy in remembering and sharing stories of him and our life. The sorrow has softened and… Continue reading
I often get asked how to honor the memory of their deceased loved one especially on the anniversary of a death, and indeed I’ve come across many creative ideas for memorials for loved ones over the years. Some people choose to write memorial poems for their loved ones, while others create memorial websites to celebrate their lives.
Today, I want to share a really wonderful story from Heartache To Healing subscriber Mary A. Phillips with her permission. Not only did I find it a touching memorial to her beloved husband’s memory, but what stuck out to me was also… Continue reading