Blog 2018-03-18T20:33:13-05:00

Coping with Grief and the Holidays

Coping with Grief and the Holidays Traditions that have been carried out for many years, may look different right now. I am often asked, do I put up a tree, send out cards, cook traditional dishes, keep everything as it was last year, change it or do nothing at all? Your energy levels may feel [...]

December 18th, 2020|Blog|

Preparing the Gardens for Fall and Winter

Preparing the Gardens for Fall and Winter We are very busy at St. Charles Memorial Gardens preparing the gardens for the winter. There is a lot we do now to set the cemetery up for success through the winter and into the spring.   We will be placing green flags in the cemetery. These are [...]

November 20th, 2020|Blog|

Understanding Your Grief: Hope for the Holidays by Dr. Alan Wolfelt

Helping Yourself Heal During the Holiday Season by Alan D. Wolfelt, Ph.D. Holidays are often difficult for anyone who has experienced the death of someone loved. Rather than being times of family togetherness, sharing and thanksgiving, holidays can bring feelings of sadness, loss and emptiness. Love Does Not End With Death Since love does not [...]

October 30th, 2020|Blog|

Shine the Light on Suicide Prevention and Awareness

Shine the Light on Suicide Prevention and Awareness Baue Funeral Homes, the Megan Meier Foundation, the Liam Michael Foundation and the Center for Hope and Healing are honored to partner for a candlelight vigil memorial program and night of awareness and advocacy on Thursday.  According to the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, suicide [...]

September 9th, 2020|Blog|

Ten Freedoms for Using Ceremony During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Ten Freedoms for Using Ceremony During the COVID-19 Pandemic  by Alan D. Wolfelt, Ph.D. If someone you love has died during the novel coronavirus pandemic, you have come to grief in an exceptionally challenging moment in history. You may have been separated from your loved one as they were dying. You may have been unable [...]

April 30th, 2020|Blog|