Stay Home, Stay Social during COVID-19

This is a strange time, to be sure! With the coronavirus, Covid-19, there comes a lot of uncertainty, isolation, and fear. Humans are social creatures. We belong to each other and crave togetherness. While we are being asked to employ “social distancing” right now – but how can we stay connected when we are asked…

COVID-19 Information and Guidelines

March 19, 2020 The Coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak has become a public health concern over the past few weeks. We have been listening to the CDC and the State of Ohio along with information put forth from the NFDA and OFDA for funeral homes to follow. We at Walker Funeral Home want to assure the community…

A Coronavirus Update from Walker Funeral Home

  To our community and the families, we serve, At Walker Funeral Home, we know the important role we provide for our community and families, and we are grateful for the trust and confidence that you place in us. We want you to know, that as the situation around Coronavirus has developed, we have been…

Helping Hands / Supporting a Grieving Family

When a family suffers the loss of a child sometimes people will withdraw for fear of intruding or saying the wrong things, or they think that mentioning their loss and the child will make the family even sadder. However, most people experiencing this type of grief will tell you that what hurts the most, is…

Living Your Best Life in 5 Simple Steps

When all is said and done, I think most of us would agree that we want to know that we lived our life to the fullest – and that looks different for everyone. For some of us, that means traveling or building a business. For others, it might be pouring ourselves out to improve the…

Helping the Homebound

For those who are sick, in a nursing home or homebound – life can feel can lonely at times. This is especially true if they don’t have many family members that live nearby. The winter months can be especially isolating. During this time of year, it is kind to think of them and to shower…

Death Teaches Us About Life

The things we learn following the death of a loved one depend upon the loss, who you are, your circumstances, and events that have happened in your life. There are, however, several things that seem to be common among the majority of people when they discuss the life lessons they learned following a death. Today,…