4 Tips When It’s Time to Care for an Aging Parent

May 9, 2022

There is good news to share on the current health of our country: Americans are living longer than ever before. With that news comes a caveat, in that longer life spans confront us with new, and often daunting, challenges…especially when it comes to caring for an aging family member. Read More

Why a Permanent Memorial Is Always Important

May 4, 2022

When a loved one dies, there’s an immediate sense of their absence and a feeling of longing to be close to them again. Though there’s no replacing the special person you miss, a permanent memorial can help facilitate the healing process. At Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, we… Read More

10 Things Our Staff Wants You to Know About Grief

April 18, 2022

Grief is a complex emotion that affects each person differently, but it has become clear over our years working with our neighbors in Cridersville that the only way someone can successfully process grief is to start the steps of working through it. At Bayliff & Son Funeral Home,… Read More

Funeral Etiquette: What to Do and What Not to Do

April 15, 2022

Learning the ropes of how to behave appropriately at a funeral service can be tricky and possibly even awkward. As our neighbors in Cridersville navigate this process, remember that the family of the deceased person comes first. This is their time to show how important their loved one is… Read More

5 Tips to Help a Grieving Pet

March 15, 2022

At Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, our caring staff meets with families in Cridersville every day whose lives have been upended after the death of a friend or family member. When the person who died owned an animal, there is often discussion on how family pets react… Read More

4 Reasons to Choose a Family-Owned Funeral Home

March 8, 2022

One of the questions we’re often asked here at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home is whether there’s any noticeable difference between a family-owned funeral home and a funeral home that is part of a corporate-owned chain. Our answer is always a resounding, “Yes!” For more than 75 years,… Read More

How Grief Rituals Help on Valentine’s Day

January 31, 2022

Since the Middle Ages, Valentine’s Day has been defined as a day specifically for love and affection. At Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, we hear from families in Cridersville who say it’s a tough holiday to face when you’ve recently lost someone special – and  it might be… Read More

Creative Ways to Memorialize with Cremation

January 31, 2022

When one of our neighbors in Cridersville is considering cremation instead of traditional burial, they may wonder if their options are limited or even impersonal – but this is definitely not the case when you choose Bayliff & Son Funeral Home. More people in Cridersville… Read More

4 Ways to Practice Self-care While Grieving

January 14, 2022

After the loss of a loved one, grief can come about in ways you didn’t expect. Our care team at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home recognizes that each grief journey is different, and it is important not to compare your experience with grief to others. However, one… Read More

How to Create the Perfect Video Tribute for Your Loved One’s Funeral

January 11, 2022

If there is one thing we have learned here at Bayliff & Son, it’s the importance funeral planning plays in the grief process. While this is certainly not easy for a person who is desperately missing a loved one, something happens when he/she starts making choices to… Read More