Dealing with Death

Dealing with Death

Top Tips for Hosting a Modern Wake

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Once a traditional Irish ceremony designed to watch over the body and prepare the deceased for burial, the wake is witnessing a modern non-secular revival. If you are planning on hosting a wake to celebrate the life of a dearly departed friend or family member, consider some of the tips below to guide you during this difficult time of grief. Location Traditionally held in the home of the deceased, a modern wake is best held in a home environment. Many wakes are now held in a large, hired venue or at a local bar- this is not recommended as the...

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