Read Time: 6 Minutes March 31, 2023 Posted by Marshall Jacobs in Uncategorized
Memory is a strange — and in many ways, mysterious — thing. It’s impossible to know exactly how our brain stores and retrieves memories, but we do know that certain triggers can help us access those memories more easily. One of the most powerful triggers? Scent.
Read Time: 5 Minutes March 29, 2023 Posted by Marshall Jacobs in Uncategorized
At The Gardens of Boca Raton, our funeral directors have helped so many grieving families work through a loss. It has been our privilege to guide friends and family through the grieving process and connect them with the resources they need to process and heal after such a devastating event. We are compassionate and patient grieving professionals who care about our clients at every stage of their bereavement. Contact us today to find out how we can help with your grieving process.
Read Time: 6 Minutes March 24, 2023 Posted by Marshall Jacobs in Uncategorized
Is it normal to consider how you want to be remembered? Absolutely. In fact, it’s something that we should all think about at some point in our lives. Legacies are important, and how future generations remember us can have a big impact on the world.
Read Time: 5 Minutes March 21, 2023 Posted by Marshall Jacobs in Uncategorized
It’s time to plan a funeral, something nobody relishes, and you need to pick a flower arrangement. What kind of flowers are appropriate? What are the meanings of different types of flowers? We will answer all these questions and more to make this difficult time a little bit easier for you.
Read Time: 8 Minutes March 17, 2023 Posted by Marshall Jacobs in Uncategorized
An Irish Wake is just one of the many celebrations of life that take place at The Gardens at Boca Raton, and if this traditional ceremony is one that you are interested in planning — whether for yourself or a loved one — we encourage you to contact us as soon as possible to learn more.
Read Time: 5 Minutes September 29, 2020 Posted by Administrator in Funerals
The high water table presents issues with in-ground cemeteries in South Florida. For this reason, it’s essential to know what to expect when choosing between an in-ground or above-ground burial either during the pre-planning process or when making immediate need arrangements for a loved one. South Florida is known for its infamous hurricane season and… View Article
Read Time: 7 Minutes July 14, 2020 Posted by Marshall Jacobs in Elderly Care
The Guide to The 7 Stages of Dementia If you or a loved one has recently been diagnosed with the condition, it is essential to learn about the various stages of dementia. Typically, people are diagnosed early on, before the disease has progressed. It is common to feel anxious, overwhelmed, and fearful during this time…. View Article
Read Time: 6 Minutes January 8, 2020 Posted by Administrator in Cremation
Boca Raton as a Resting Place Choosing Boca Raton, Florida, as a final resting place for yourself or a loved one is a big decision. People often have intense feelings about where they would like to be laid to rest. Some have a spot planned, next to a spouse or family member. Others may not… View Article
Read Time: 4 Minutes December 23, 2019 Posted by Marshall Jacobs in Cremation
Announcing Cremation Plans Having end-of-life conversations with our loved ones is perhaps one of the most challenging things we ever do. It may be even harder on them than it is on us. Everyone has a different reaction to coping with the loss of a loved one, even if that loss hasn’t happened yet. However,… View Article
Read Time: 5 Minutes December 13, 2019 Posted by Administrator in Cremation
Cremation Service Breakdown Choosing the right cremation service is a big decision, and oftentimes individuals wish to choose a service that is nearby. Whether you are pre-planning arrangements for yourself or planning a service for your loved one, The Gardens of Boca Raton offers all-in-one funeral services to provide a seamless process for you and your… View Article
Read Time: 6 Minutes December 6, 2019 Posted by Administrator in Cremation
Religious considerations are often top of mind when making funeral arrangements. Whether you are pre-planning arrangements for yourself or planning a funeral service for a loved one, religion can play a significant role in the decision-making process. With just about half of all Americans choosing cremation over traditional ground burials, many are left wondering “What does the… View Article
Read Time: 6 Minutes December 3, 2019 Posted by Marshall Jacobs in Cremation
Considering Cremation? If you’re considering cremation, either for yourself or for a loved one, it’s natural to have questions regarding the process. You want to make sure you have all the information possible before you make a decision and that’s completely understandable. Cremation is a process that most of us are not familiar with, but… View Article