National Wreaths Across America Day Will Take Place on December 15

Wreaths Across America Day will take place at our local Mountain Home National Cemetery on this coming Saturday, December 15, at noon. The goal of the program is this: “Each December on National Wreaths Across America Day, our mission to Remember, Honor and Teach is carried out by coordinating wreath-laying ceremonies at Arlington National Cemetery, as well as at more than 1,400 additional locations in all 50 U.S. states, at…Keep Reading

Congratulations to Kelsey!

We are thrilled to congratulate Kelsey Fahnestöck on becoming a licensed funeral director and embalmer in November. Kelsey had been serving her one-year apprenticeship with us since 2017 and from day one proved to be a quick learner and hard worker and dedicated employee. A family Kelsey recently served said this about her: “Kelsey was very professional and addressed all my questions and concerns to my 100% satisfaction throughout the…Keep Reading

Grief Support Offered through December

Our grief support gatherings will be offered through December this year for the first time. Held on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of every month at the Memorial Park Community Center, these gatherings are free and open to the public. Each session is facilitated by Michael Lester, a grief expert. To learn more, please click here.

Celebrating Our Therapy Dog’s Birthday

This month, we celebrated the ninth birthday of Kibbi, the Morris-Baker therapy dog! As a therapy dog, Kibbi can provide affection and comfort to those who are grieving the loss of a loved one. Therapy dogs are specially trained canines who are gentle, patient, and friendly; they like to be petted, and they love human contact. Kibbi is always happy when she is at work. Interacting with a dog can…Keep Reading

Tips on How to Help a Child Who Is Grieving

Morris-Baker is committed to offering grief resources to the community to support people of all ages. For tips on how to support a child who is grieving, please see the video provided by Good Grief CEO (and Youth & Funerals supporter) Joe Primo. You can access the video by clicking here.