Why Wouldn’t You Preplan Your Funeral?

March 8, 2021 | Categories: Blog, Preplanning

Most of us don’t like to think about our own mortality – let alone plan for it. Sure, we make arrangements for other events in life. Think of the planning involved when you make a major purchase or organize a vacation or party. Not to mention the thought and time you invest thinking (and, perhaps,…

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Our Top 5 Recommended Foods for a Funeral Reception

March 1, 2021 | Categories: Blog, Funerals

Getting together after a funeral to share stories and a meal is a special tradition for many families Indianapolis and Zionsville. At Simplicity Funeral & Cremation Care, we always say that every person is unique and needs to be celebrated – and a reception does exactly that. It’s an opportunity to spend time with loved…

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10 Things Our Staff Wants You to Know About Grief

February 8, 2021 | Categories: Blog, Grief

Grief is a complex emotion that affects each person differently, but it has become clear over our years working with our neighbors in Indianapolis and Zionsville that the only way someone can successfully process grief is to start the steps of working through it. At Simplicity Funeral & Cremation Care, our staff been guiding families…

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Why More People are Writing Light-Hearted Obituaries

February 1, 2021 | Categories: Blog, Grief

When you think of writing a meaningful obituary for a loved one who has died, adding light-hearted stories or details may not occur to you. Yet more families in Indianapolis and Zionsville and beyond are featuring funny, optimistic, and even playful content in an attempt to express what their loved one meant to them. At…

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Four of the Most Popular Personalization Options

January 11, 2021 | Categories: Blog, Funerals

At Simplicity Funeral & Cremation Care , one of the questions we are often asked is, “How can I make the service for my loved one feel more personal?” This is a question our experienced team welcomes from the Indianapolis and Zionsville families we serve, knowing how much a meaningful service can help their grief…

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Why Gratitude is Important for the New Year

January 4, 2021 | Categories: Blog

The new year is approaching, and we know many of our neighbors in Indianapolis and Zionsville are thinking about their New Year’s resolutions. This is the time for not only a refresh, but it’s a chance to consciously do something different in the coming year. Our New Year’s resolution at Simplicity Funeral & Cremation Care?…

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Surviving the Winter Blues

December 11, 2020 | Categories: Blog, Grief

Even living in the beautiful state of Indiana, the winter months can get a little hard and maybe even depressing, as the days get shorter and the temperature dips. This can be even more true if you’ve recently lost a loved one. But it is important to try and keep your spirits up, and there…

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Top 10 Reasons to Preplan your Funeral

December 3, 2020 | Categories: Blog

You might be surprised how many strong opinions you have about your own funeral, memorial service, and final resting place. Our Simplicity Funeral & Cremation Care staff has found this to be true for most Indianapolis families we’ve talked to over the years. While many people haven’t spent much time thinking through their end-of-life details,…

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How to Create the Perfect Video Tribute for Your Loved One’s Funeral

November 17, 2020 | Categories: Blog, Preplanning

If there is one thing we have learned here at Simplicity Funeral & Cremation Care, it’s the importance funeral planning plays in the grief process. While this is certainly not easy for a person who is desperately missing a loved one, something happens when he/she starts making choices to personalize the funeral service. Our expert…

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Veteran Service FAQs

November 8, 2020 | Categories: Blog, Veterans

One of the reasons we have a blog is to inform our neighbors in Zionsville and Indianapolis on how to put their own funeral arrangements in writing, differences in cremation and burial, and give ideas for helping a friend grieve. Our caring team prides ourselves in serving our neighbors with the most compassion and care.…

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