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Services & Obituaries
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Robert Larson
May 18, 1930 ~
June 07, 2019
Date of Service: July 20, 2019


Aline Moore
January 17, 1946 ~
July 16, 2019
Date of Service: July 22, 2019


Maurice DeDycker
March 8, 1950 ~
July 16, 2019
Date of Service: July 27, 2019


Lloyd Engelsman
September 9, 1926 ~
June 29, 2019
Date of Service: August 03, 2019


Jack Shumway
October 10, 1932 ~
July 16, 2019


Jessica Trevino-Humphries
September 7, 1978 ~
July 16, 2019


Wallace Dobbs
February 6, 1935 ~
July 12, 2019


Darian Peterson
August 20, 2000 ~
July 09, 2019


Karen Savage
September 19, 1945 ~
July 09, 2019


Heidi Elizabeth Wilcox
January 5, 1976 ~
July 08, 2019


Lois Marjorie Evans
September 5, 1938 ~
July 07, 2019


 

Cremation Options

Cremation is an alternative to full burial, and you will be asked whether you want the cremated remains buried, entombed, placed in a niche, scattered, or kept at home. The cremation of the body can occur before the ceremony of life recognition or afterwards. With cremation you have the opportunity for public or private viewing. Because we own and operate our own crematory, you also have the opportunity to gather at the crematory and witness the cremation process.

When you choose cremation, some commonly selected services are:

Full-Service Ceremony Followed by Cremation

The decedent is present, giving family and friends the opportunity for viewing and saying goodbye.  Once the viewing and ceremony have taken place, the cremation is performed. 

Cremation With a Life Celebration

Also known as a “family-designed” farewell, the funeral home staff assists the family in arranging a highly personal way of saying goodbye that reflects the uniqueness of the decedent. Often, personal memorabilia of the decedent is displayed and selected speakers share their own life memories and experiences of the decedent.

Cremation with a Memorial Ceremony

The decedent is not present, cremation takes place before the ceremony. Private or public viewing can be arranged to meet family needs prior to cremation.

Cremation with No Ceremony

The cremation is scheduled at the earliest convenience of the family without any ceremony, gathering, or act of recognition. Viewing of your loved one is still available with this option.

For those family members wishing to keep a portion of the cremated remains, small urns called “keepsake” urns and jewelry are available at our office.

 

Pre-planning information
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"Let me thank you for the care you took with my father and family.  You and all the staff at Dokken-Nelson were wonderful.  We appreciate all you did for us; it was wonderful not having to worry about anything during this very sad time."

~ M. J.
 
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