Bereavement Supplement 2017

The death of someone you love can be difficult and challenging. The Tablet offers an annual bereavement supplement to help readers navigate through this time in their lives.

Garment of Compassion Bereavement Conference

The Bereavement Services Program of Catholic Charities Brooklyn and Queens’ Office of Mission will offer a Day of Reflection at the Immaculate Conception Center in Douglaston, Nov. 11.

Lay Ministry Formed to Help Complete Burial Rite

Remains arriving at the cemetery without family, friends or clergy to attend the committal have increased over the years. So that no one would ever be buried without the witness of other Christians, lay people in the Archdiocese of San Francisco have started a lay committal ministry.

Bereavement Support in Dyker Heights

The Bereavement Ministry of St. Ephrem parish, Dyker Heights, invites those who have lost a loved one and are in the midst of the grieving process to attend the parish’s All Souls Mass on Thursday, Nov. 2, at 7 p.m. in church.

Marine Park Funeral Home

Marine Park Funeral Home is located on Quentin Road in Marine Park, Brooklyn.

Leo F. Kearns Funeral Home

Leo F. Kearns, Inc. Funeral Home is located on Woodhaven Blvd. in Rego Park, Queens.

Parish Bereavement Resources

Parishes throughout Brooklyn and Queens offer bereavement services to local parishioners. Here is a sampling of offerings.