Book offers inspirational ideas for sad experience

Ashes & Memorials, 60+ ways to be remembered by Jean Francis
Ashes & Memorials, 60+ ways to be remembered by Jean Francis
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Jean Francis, from Horsham, is the founder-director of Life &Memorial Celebrations: Pre-Need Funeral Planning.

Last year’s Good Funeral Awards nominated her the person who had achieved ‘The Most Significant Understanding of Death,’ see her pioneering website: - Jean has worked as a funeral arranger for ten years is a One Spirit Interfaith Minister and author.

Ashes & Memorials, 60+ ways to be remembered is the second in the series of four books by Jean Francis. This pocket size edition contains invaluable information to anybody wondering what to do with the box of cremated ashes that is still sitting on the shelf!

Chris Dudzinska, Independent funeral director, said: “This may be a little book but don’t let the size deceive you. It is packed with inspirational ideas for creating lasting memorials or for giving a loved one’s ashes a wonderful send-off.

“There is also plenty of information regarding remembrance items, both traditional and novel. A little gem of a book!”

This book offers 60+ informed choices that will empower the reader with vibrant ideas that spark the imagination into thought provoking action.

Celebrate that life in a special way without the constriction of time and the immediate stress of bereavement.

Revd Alyson Carter said: “I whole heartedly recommend this book as a comfort and support while decisions are taken which profoundly affect the way an otherwise very sad experience can be transformed into a lasting memorial. “

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