Funeral and Grief Resources

Our Livermore mortuary and crematory is here to help families through one of the most difficult periods of their lives. To help, we have gathered information and links to assist families in preparing for funeral services as well as the grieving process. These funeral and grief resources are meant to reduce the issues you face while moving forward. We hope they are of some assistance.

Planning Insights

Most of us are not prepared to plan and carry out a funeral ceremony for someone we love. And so much of the information available on this critically important subject fails to focus on what is most important: having a personalized, meaningful funeral that helps families and friends begin the healing process of mourning after the death of someone we love.This section includes information that will help provide insights necessary to help you and your family create a meaningful funeral experience that both honors the life of your loved one and starts you on the path to healing from your loss. Some of the content on these pages is adapted from a website called and the teachings of Dr. Alan Wolfelt, a noted grief expert.

Portrait of Doctor WolfeltListen to Dr. Alan Wolfelt describe why it’s important to have a funeral.

Why it’s important to have a funeral.

To learn more about Dr. Wolfelt, please visit

Our funeral home’s dedicated staff wants to help you. We can play a critical role in planning and carrying out a meaningful funeral or memorial service. Our licensed funeral directors are intimately familiar with the funeral planning process. This includes key decisions a grieving family must make, as well as the necessary legal documentation required during this difficult time. Our funeral professionals can handle all of the details and help you to create a unique service that fits your needs and values.

For more information, please select from the links below:

Meaningful Funerals
Meaningful Choices
Guides and Resources

Local Florists

For your convenience, we have assembled a list of florists that serve our local area. These include:

Knodts Florist
981 Alden Lane
Livermore, California 94550
Livermore Valley Florist
224 South J Street
Livermore, California 94550
Dublin Floral Design
7460 San Ramon Road
Dublin, California 94568-2338

Additionally, here is additional information that our clients may need.

Cremation Related

Wentzel Flying Service

Social Security

Social Security Administration

California Funeral Consumer Guide

Consumer Guide to Funeral & Cemetery Purchases