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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


Brookside Patio Memorial Photos

Posted on August 24, 2017 in Cemetery Design End of Life Planning Memorials Seven Stones

Brookside Patio Memorials at Seven Stones

    The new Brookside Patio Memorials at Seven Stones Botanical Gardens Cemetery re-create a familiar setting. Adirondack chairs rest on flagstone pavers for cozy time reminiscing with family. On the perimeter, natural boulders in their original sizes and hues serve as memorials, engraved with personal details and sporting QR medallions for written and video remembrances. As we unveil the …Read the Full Article


Placing an Urn, Establishing Peace

Posted on in Cemetery Design End of Life Planning Memorials Seven Stones

Brookside Patios at Seven Stones

It was a relief for the family. They were exhausted by grief and the countless tough decisions they had to make for the funeral of their mother. So when the funeral director said they could just do cremation now and worry about the burial options later, they were grateful. Fast forward a year, and the family realized the time for …Read the Full Article


Meet the Artist

Posted on July 12, 2017 in Cemetery Design Community Seven Stones

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Seven Stones Botanical Gardens Cemetery is delighted to partner with the Rox Arts Council in the 10th annual Douglas County Art Encounters program. In the next four issues of the Notebook, we’re introducing the artists and their personal philosophies. This week, meet Kimmerjae Macarus, who has crafted the stunning Mask of Breath: Self on display at Seven Stones. Statement I …Read the Full Article


Ways Preplanning Can Save You Time, Money and Worry

Posted on April 28, 2017 in End of Life Planning

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We get it–planning your funeral and final resting place is not anyone’s idea of a fun way to spend several hours…unless it is.   In truth, preplanning can allow you to make personal choices about your graveside ceremony, or whether you even have a grave at all. The cemetery industry has come a long, long way, with a huge range …Read the Full Article