Options to Meet Your Needs

Options to Meet Your Needs

Options to Meet Your Needs I recently attended my College of St. Benedict class reunion along with my former college roommates.  (Where do the years go?!)  Now that I’m here at The Catholic Cemeteries, it seems that friends and family are always curious about our...
Rest in Peace

Rest in Peace

Rest in Peace What do we mean when we say “rest in peace?” The phrase was first found on tombstones sometime before the fifth century, typically in Latin, requiescat in pace. The words were part of a prayer, wishing the “soul of the faithful departed” rest and peace...
Why Memorial Day is More than Just a Holiday

Why Memorial Day is More than Just a Holiday

Why Memorial Day is More than Just a Holiday As spring ushers in warmer weather and blossoming flowers, it also brings forth a solemn occasion deeply woven into the fabric of American culture: Memorial Day. Beyond the barbecues and beach trips,  Memorial Day stands as...