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November is Talk of A Lifetime Month

Posted on October 31, 2018 in End of Life Planning Grief Resources Seven Stones

      How to Begin the Talk of a Lifetime?   At the Thanksgiving table, families gather together to spend time, give thanks and enjoy a scrumptious dinner. Why not take advantage of this time of togetherness to find out more about your parents, or Aunt Suzie, their greatest moments in life and their wishes for later? Do you …Read the Full Article


Free Placement of Ashes – January 19-28, 2018

Posted on December 13, 2017 in Community Cremation End of Life Planning Events Memorials Seven Stones

Free Placement of Ashes at Seven Stones

Seven Stones is pleased to provide free communal placement of ashes in one of our garden commons January 19-28, 2018. We’ve found that establishing a space to go to remember a loved one that’s easily visited by all members of the family is highly appealing to many who have urns on a shelf. Often they feel a sense of peace after …Read the Full Article


Art at Seven Stones: Basalt Cenotaphs

Posted on October 31, 2017 in Cemetery Design Cremation End of Life Planning Memorials

Basalt Cenotaphs at Seven Stones

These majestic black basalt cenotaphs, located in our Meadow View Garden, will pay tribute to and memorialize those people choosing to leave a smaller footprint. A cenotaph is defined as a monument erected in honor of a person or group of persons whose remains are elsewhere. True to this definition, those drawn to this type of memorialization may choose to …Read the Full Article


Have the Talk of a Lifetime®

Posted on in Community End of Life Planning Memorials Seven Stones

Seven Stones

What if, when you gather with loved ones over the next two months, you try something radically different?   This holiday season, what if you learned the personal stories, the histories, hopes and dreams that make each family member unique?   Today is the start of Talk of a Lifetime® month, created by the Funeral and Memorial Information Council to help …Read the Full Article


Seven Stones, One Year Later

Posted on October 18, 2017 in Cemetery Design Community End of Life Planning Memorials Seven Stones

Seven Stones Botanical Gardens Cemetery

It was a special place from the start. But the grounds at Seven Stones Botanical Gardens Cemetery have only grown more beautiful in the past year, as the vision of co-founder and internationally recognized cemetery designer Doug Flin takes shape. Each day, Doug and the Seven Stones team are hard at work here, not only leading the development of this …Read the Full Article


What Have You Always Wanted to Ask?

Posted on October 4, 2017 in Cremation End of Life Planning Memorials Seven Stones

Seven Stones The Gift of Preplanning

Sometimes we’re afraid to ask questions–for fear that we’ll look foolish, because it’s a topic we don’t like to talk about, or because we just don’t know the right questions to ask. So Seven Stones is taking the first step, answering some questions we frequently hear: What is involved in preplanning? End-of-life planning can be overwhelming. There are more than …Read the Full Article