The Importance Of Saying Goodbye

By: Tom Gallagher
Tuesday, September 29, 2020

While the world has advanced in many ways and has made considerable progress in science and technology, death and what happens after it remains a mystery. Almost all cultures believe there is an afterlife or at least a place where the souls of those that have passed, reside.

Why Saying Goodbye Is Vital Before Person Passes

No matter what your beliefs are about death, we at Nutmeg State Cremation Society understand that family members and close friends do want to say a final goodbye to their loved one. Sometimes, death is sudden, and a hale and hearty person passes away without warning or in an accident. In these cases, the people closest to the decedent do not get the chance to say goodbye to that person.

But if someone close to you is very old, has been diagnosed with a terminal illness, or has been ailing for very long, you can consider that as an opportunity to say your goodbyes to them. The person finds some comfort, and so do the family members which is a crucial aspect of the healing process for those left behind.

Saying Goodbye After Death

If you have not been able to say goodbye to a person before their death, you can do so at the funeral. Even if the person is being cremated, you can conduct a memorial service and say your final goodbye . This will help you and your family members deal with death in a healthier manner, which is crucial in the healing process.

Saying goodbye is never easy, especially in death, but it is necessary to move on. If you want to know more about funeral services, don’t hesitate to contact us at Nutmeg State Cremation Society. Our team will be happy to help.

Leave a comment
Name*:
Email:
Comment*:
Please enter the numbers and letters you see in the image. Note that the case of the letters entered matters.

Comments

Please wait

Previous Posts

What Is A Direct Cremation?

You probably have many concerns and questions about cremation. There are many things to consider when dealing with cremated remains, from choosing an urn to considering more unique memorials. To be...

Does The VA Pay For Cremation?

Veterans make sacrifices when they enlist, and the Canadian government acknowledges this. As a result, there is a provision for veterans' funeral benefits in place to lessen the financial burden of...

How To Personalize An Obituary Notice

After the death of a family member, managing all the modalities and planning and organizing the funeral, etc., can be challenging to handle. But in addition to all these things, you will also have ...

Remembering And Honoring A Loved One Through Holiday Meals

The death of a loved one can feel like the end of all things to a young adult. But as you get older and gain more life experience, you'll realize that this is a common occurrence. The holidays are ...

Helping Children Understand Loss

Most young children and preschoolers are aware of death, even if they don't fully comprehend it. Some of your child's friends may have lost a loved one, and death is a recurring theme in comic book...

Cremation Costs: What is Required?

The cost of funerals can be high, especially if you want individualized services. There is a lot of misunderstanding about the factors determining these expenses. We at the Nutmeg State Cremation S...

Cheap Cremations: How To Arrange

There are a few ways you may go with cremation. Viewing caskets are available for hire if one is required. Since the funeral home may utilize a much cheaper box or container for the cremation, spen...

When Are Cremation Containers Needed?

Struggling to figure out how to take care of your dear ones' funeral arrangements? Do you need help deciding when and what kind of cremation container to use? Nutmeg State Cremation Society is here...

Should Your Child Attend the Funeral?

When is a child old enough to attend a funeral? Can a child in elementary school learn anything from it, or will it simply be frightening? Will your preteen eventually be sad that they didn't go? S...

Is It Important to Have a Public Viewing Before the Funeral?

Those left behind after the death of a loved one must frequently make numerous decisions. These choices entail interment, funeral services, estate administration, and more. Nutmeg State Cremation S...