Obituaries

Monica Paigo
B: 1931-05-21
D: 2017-05-23
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Paigo, Monica
Lorraine Lisella
B: 1935-09-29
D: 2017-05-19
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Lisella, Lorraine
Joseph Armstrong
B: 1922-02-09
D: 2017-05-18
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Armstrong, Joseph
Mary Jane Mara
B: 1931-07-24
D: 2017-05-15
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Mara, Mary Jane
Louise Jewett
B: 1950-11-23
D: 2017-05-14
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Jewett, Louise
Diane Hallman
B: 1955-11-18
D: 2017-05-13
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Hallman, Diane
Mary Danaher
B: 1927-03-28
D: 2017-05-11
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Danaher, Mary
Rosemary Donlon
B: 1928-09-22
D: 2017-05-11
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Donlon, Rosemary
James Connell, Sr.
B: 1930-04-01
D: 2017-05-08
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Connell, Sr., James
Michael Petropol, Sr.
B: 1953-09-18
D: 2017-05-02
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Petropol, Sr., Michael
Lori Eichler
B: 1965-07-28
D: 2017-05-02
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Eichler, Lori
Lisa Polsinello
B: 1962-10-29
D: 2017-04-30
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Polsinello, Lisa
Shirley Hermance
B: 1927-09-03
D: 2017-04-20
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Hermance, Shirley
Sr. Vincentia Devine, RSM
D: 2017-04-20
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Devine, RSM, Sr. Vincentia
Amanda Morrissey
B: 1976-07-12
D: 2017-04-20
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Morrissey, Amanda
Nancy O'Neill
B: 1951-08-15
D: 2017-04-08
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O'Neill, Nancy
Frances Mahar
B: 1919-05-26
D: 2017-04-04
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Mahar, Frances
Jayne Daoust
B: 1942-04-21
D: 2017-03-27
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Daoust, Jayne
Sr. Mary Evon, RSM
D: 2017-03-24
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Evon, RSM, Sr. Mary
Peter Sweeney
B: 1959-08-12
D: 2017-03-23
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Sweeney, Peter
Ronald Atchinson
B: 1967-01-01
D: 2017-03-22
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Atchinson, Ronald

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OPTIONS FOR FINANCING FUNERALS

A funeral is an essential expenditure, and a little planning will eliminate the uncertainty of costs and payment. If you don't plan for funeral expenses, you run the risk of your family having to ask friends and relatives to share an unexpected financial burden, which can put everyone in an embarrassing and uncomfortable position. And if you borrow money, it has to be repaid.

Here are some options for financing funerals:

Pre-Need Insurance

Pre-need plans are designed to cover the expenses associated with your death and funeral. Pre-need insurance companies such as Homesteaders Life and Fortis Family offer several payment options to give you flexibility.

Annuities

Generally, annuities allow for the money you pay to be invested. Interest is earned which will, over time, increase the amount of money available to pay for your funeral.

Life Insurance

A traditional life insurance policy can meet several needs--pay off loans, fund education costs, and provide for living expenses, as well as funeral expenses.

Bank or Funeral Trust

A funeral trust is similar to a savings plan. The earnings on funeral bank trust funds are taxed every year, and paid either by the family or by the trust itself.

Savings Account

Beware with this strategy. A long illness can easily deplete short-term savings, while taxes and early withdrawal penalties can reduce long-term savings.


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