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Free Preplanning Seminar

July 16, 2020

Join us July 16, 2020 at 3pm online.

Choosing a funeral provider for your end of life arrangements is an important decision for you and for your family. You probably have a lot of questions. We’re here to help! Participants will receive a $20 gift card upon completion of the event.

Register for free online.

In our session, you’ll learn:
Who we are: We’ve been serving our community for decades
What we offer: We will walk you through your options and how to fund them
How it works: We’ll cover the 3 steps of pre-planning your arrangements
When you should plan: Learn when the best time to plan is for you.

Plus, ask questions: Our team will answer your questions in real time and will also be available after the seminar to follow up with you.

Join our free information session and you’ll walk away confident in your decision to take control of your final wishes.

How to attend:
Our virtual session is online, so you can participate from the comfort of your own home (or anywhere else with internet access).

Register for free online: 

Once you register, we will send you reminder emails as the event approaches. You can access our webinar by clicking the event link in one of our emails at the time of the session.

Widow Support Group

2nd & 4th Tuesdays of each month
10 - 11 AM

Summers Funeral Home, in partnership with Keystone Hospice, invites you to our Widow Support Group every 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of each month from 10 - 11 AM. This group is meant for attendees to meet, support, share and create new friendships with other widows. This is a safe space in which to share memories of your loved ones and explore the feelings associated with the grief and loss process.

This group is facilitated by Keystone's Bereavement Coordinator and is open to anyone grieving the loss of a spouse. The meetings are located at Summers Funeral Home, 3629 E. Ustick Road, Meridian, ID 83646. Please contact Brian Owings, Location Leader at Summers Funeral Home, at (208) 898-0642 or Jamie Kelley, M.A. at Keystone Hospice, at (208) 996-8181 for additional information.

News: Summers Funeral Home adapting to State and CDC guidelines

By: Frankie Katafias

BOISE, Idaho — Funeral homes are one of many essential businesses having to tailor services to comply with the State and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidelines.

Summers Funeral Home in Boise and Meridian is harnessing the power of innovation and technology, giving families options for what they can do when they’ve lost a loved one.

Facebook live and web conferencing are some of the newer methods offered; this service allows family and friends near and far to live stream the ceremony. According to Summers Vice President Justin Baxley, other options include giving the families the option to reserve a time at a later date.

Read the full article here.