Funeral Etiquette …is there one?

So you heard that Trevor your friend from around the corner has kicked the proverbial bucket and has gone to the land beyond the skies (hopefully). You found out the date of the funeral, wore your Sunday best and turned up early to say your goodbyes…only to be visually assaulted by sights that would make your grandmother blush and the pope faint!

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‘Going out’ in style

Recently I attended the funeral of my husband’s grandmother ‘Miss Lucille’ from Spanish Town. It was not a large gathering by any means but watching the man from the funeral home fuss about with the casket, her clothing and get upset when people were commenting on the not too pretty make-up job they did, had me thinking about my own final farewell. Continue reading…