Obituaries

Maurice Schumacher
B: 1926-03-29
D: 2017-10-08
View Details
Schumacher, Maurice
Roberta Kohl
B: 1929-02-07
D: 2017-10-04
View Details
Kohl, Roberta
Farrell Hake
B: 1966-11-04
D: 2017-09-30
View Details
Hake, Farrell
John Cody
B: 1930-06-10
D: 2017-09-27
View Details
Cody, John
Peggy Hays
B: 1937-02-04
D: 2017-09-24
View Details
Hays, Peggy
Joann Stephens
B: 1955-04-24
D: 2017-09-20
View Details
Stephens, Joann
Kenneth Romenesko
B: 1924-08-03
D: 2017-09-20
View Details
Romenesko, Kenneth
Benjamin Graves
D: 2017-09-17
View Details
Graves, Benjamin
Lawrence Huebner
B: 1931-09-15
D: 2017-09-16
View Details
Huebner, Lawrence
Walter Wise
B: 1932-08-11
D: 2017-09-16
View Details
Wise, Walter
Donald Young
B: 1933-12-04
D: 2017-09-16
View Details
Young, Donald
Marjorie Sawyers
B: 1927-09-16
D: 2017-09-13
View Details
Sawyers, Marjorie
Marjorie Sawyers
B: 1927-09-16
D: 2017-09-13
View Details
Sawyers, Marjorie
Jeffrey Wohlrabe
B: 1973-11-28
D: 2017-09-08
View Details
Wohlrabe, Jeffrey
Wilhelm Wiesner
B: 1939-11-03
D: 2017-09-07
View Details
Wiesner, Wilhelm
Marguerite Hughes
B: 1921-03-05
D: 2017-09-03
View Details
Hughes, Marguerite
Joan Zellmer
B: 1936-05-12
D: 2017-08-30
View Details
Zellmer, Joan
Glenn Taggart
B: 1928-03-02
D: 2017-08-29
View Details
Taggart, Glenn
Sandra Raasch
B: 1944-02-27
D: 2017-08-29
View Details
Raasch, Sandra
Alton Olson
B: 1937-06-24
D: 2017-08-28
View Details
Olson, Alton
Martin Roth
B: 1929-03-16
D: 2017-08-14
View Details
Roth, Martin

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
606 North Oneida St.
Appleton, WI 54911
Phone: (920) 733-7383
Fax: (920) 733-3977

Children's Grief


Caring for a Survivng Child
Children need to feel that the death is an open subject and that they can express their thoughts or questions as they arise. As in all situations, honesty is the best way to talk with children. Talk to the child in a language that he or she can understand. Remember to listen to the child and try to understand what the child is saying and, just as importantly, what they are not saying.
Explanations that may Not Help
Children tend to be very literal. Simple but dishonest answers can only serve to increase the fear and uncertainty that the child is feeling.
How to help a Child Deal with Loss
There are many ways an adult can help a child through grief.
Where Do Children Fit In?
Excluding children from the visitation/funeral will delay their grieving and hinder their ability to deal with the death and loss later in life. There are practical ways that work well to include children.
Children at a Funeral
Many parents struggle with deciding whether or not to bring children to a funeral. All children need to learn to grieve and manage their feelings.
Resources
Grieving children need support, and there are resources to help.