{{{NEW}}} Funeral Cost Estimator

You asked for it and we delivered! Not only can your funeral pre-planning arrangements be made in the comfort of your own home, we now have a Funeral Cost Estimator to help you build your plan. Walker Funeral Home provides affordable funerals and affordable cremation to suit your preferences and budget. With our new and…

7 “Must-Make” Resolutions for the Grieving

The beginning of a new year, can be a double-edge sword for those experiencing grief. On one hand it can signify new beginnings, but depending on one’s own grief journey, that “new beginning” is not something that they are ready for. The thought of moving on into a new year, without their loved one, is…

5 “Gifts” to Give the Dying

When you know that someone doesn’t have long to live, it is a heart-wrenching and difficult time for everyone. The person who is dying is facing their own mortality and they are also worried about the loved ones that they are leaving behind. Since every loss, every family, every experience, every situation is different –…

The Difference between Mourning and Grieving

Often, mourning and grieving are two words that are used interchangeably, when in reality, they actually mean something quite different. The difference can be simply explained as this — mourning is what can be seen from the outside, as an intentional expression of ones grief. Grieving happens on the inside. It is the emotion associated…

Coping with Grief During the Holidays

For those experiencing grief, the holidays don’t generally seem like “the happiest time of the year”. Instead they can magnify our grief. There are so many reminders of those we are aching for; stockings with their name on it, special decorations, families traditions, holiday foods, etc. — all of those things that made you love…

8 Ways to Stay Healthy This Winter

Winter is coming and you know what that means — cold and flu season is too. Yuck! We want to stay healthy and we want all of you to stay healthy too so we have compiled a list of 8 ways to keep yourself – and your loved ones – feeling good the whole season…

5 Meaningful Ways to Leave a Legacy

We all want to be remembered. Fondly remembered, preferably of course. For as long as we are in the hearts and minds of those we love, our memory and our legacy endures. When most of us think about leaving behind a legacy we may think about those tangible items that we leave behind for our…