Obituaries

Jane Schwenkel
B: 1921-04-21
D: 2017-05-26
View Details
Schwenkel, Jane
Brian Hall
B: 1957-09-26
D: 2017-05-25
View Details
Hall, Brian
Mary Landis
B: 1931-05-27
D: 2017-05-24
View Details
Landis, Mary
Ann Booher
B: 1929-08-11
D: 2017-05-23
View Details
Booher, Ann
Douglas Sollenberger
B: 1944-10-15
D: 2017-05-18
View Details
Sollenberger, Douglas
Randolph Geel
B: 1947-04-04
D: 2017-05-18
View Details
Geel, Randolph
Richard Shell
B: 1922-10-14
D: 2017-05-16
View Details
Shell, Richard
Stanley Maschino
B: 1933-04-08
D: 2017-05-13
View Details
Maschino, Stanley
Betty Miller
B: 1925-12-02
D: 2017-05-10
View Details
Miller, Betty
Thomas Workman
D: 2017-05-10
View Details
Workman, Thomas
Roberta Trick
B: 1918-12-03
D: 2017-05-04
View Details
Trick, Roberta
Dorothy Hofele
B: 1926-08-12
D: 2017-05-04
View Details
Hofele, Dorothy
Jack Schrodi
B: 1932-06-11
D: 2017-04-30
View Details
Schrodi, Jack
Robert Brumbaugh
B: 1932-02-11
D: 2017-04-28
View Details
Brumbaugh, Robert
Michele Daley-LaFlame
B: 1951-04-05
D: 2017-04-27
View Details
Daley-LaFlame, Michele
James Keen
B: 1932-12-25
D: 2017-04-27
View Details
Keen, James
Edwin Kanaga
B: 1931-06-10
D: 2017-04-23
View Details
Kanaga, Edwin
Phyllis Volk
B: 1935-08-23
D: 2017-04-21
View Details
Volk, Phyllis
Thomas Hasty
B: 1947-01-20
D: 2017-04-20
View Details
Hasty, Thomas
Raymond Baker
B: 1931-03-27
D: 2017-04-16
View Details
Baker, Raymond
Timothy Woods
B: 1954-06-05
D: 2017-04-16
View Details
Woods, Timothy

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
5555 Philadelphia Drive
DAYTON, OH 45415
Phone: (937) 274-1151
Fax: (937) 277-8542

Meeting With the Funeral Home

Within the first 24 hours of a death occuring, you will need to meet with a funeral home to begin the final arrangements. This will be a difficult time for you and your loved ones. The funeral home staff will be there to guide you in making decisions and help make this difficult time a little bit easier.

Who Will Go With You?

One decision that will need to be made when a death has occured is who will go with you to the funeral home. Do you have a list of people that are availble within the first 24 hours to make the final arrangements?

Who Will Make the Decisions?

Deciding on your loved ones final goodbye will be challenging but not impossible. The funeral home will help you in providing the answers to questions you may have. They will help you understand what is involved in planning a funeral and be there to support you in any way that you need. Something you will need to think about is who will be making the decisions? Will it be you? Will it be someone with you at the funeral home?

Who Else is Involved in the Arrangements?

Does the deceased have children, friends, family that would like to be a part of arranging the funeral? Do you know how the deceased felt about funerals or what their final wishes were? You and your loved ones know the deceased best and your funeral home will work with you to help in celebrating a life lived.

Do you have the information gathered for the paperwork?

When a death occurs, it is a legal matter that requires paperwork. To better prepare yourself for the arrangement at the funeral home, it may be helpful to gather documents needed. Below are a list of documents needed when a death has occured:

  • Account Statements of the deceased
  • Life Insurance Policies
  • Beneficiary Designations
  • Deeds for Real Estate
  • Automobile and Boat Titles
  • Stock & Bond Certificates
  • Pre-nuptial Agreements
  • Post-nuptial Agreements
  • Loans
  • Leases
  • Copies of Bills (utility, cell phone etc.)
  • Last Will and Testament and any Codicils
  • Revocable Living Trust
  • Tax Returns

If you need assistance, please contact us.

365 Days of Healing

Grieving doesn't always end with the funeral: subscribe to our free daily grief support email program, designed to help you a little bit every day, by filling out the form below.