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

The Top 4 Questions to Ask a Cremation Provider

December 14, 2021

While cremation is becoming an increasingly popular choice for families in Cridersville, it’s important to remember this: Not all cremation providers are equal. Scandals in the media have caused many to be leery of cremation, and rightfully so. On top of that, the choice to cremate can involve personal,… Read More

How to Honor a Loved One During the Holiday Season

December 7, 2021

At Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, we’ve been helping our neighbors in the Cridersville area navigate the difficult emotions associated with losing a loved one for more than a century. Over and over again, we’ve witnessed firsthand just how heartbreaking and devastating the aftermath of losing… Read More

8 Tips for Managing Grief During the Holidays

November 8, 2021

For families in Cridersville who have lost a loved one recently, we know the holidays are going to look and feel different – especially in light of COVID-19. Our caring team at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home sees this every day, as we meet with our neighbors to… Read More

A Tribute to Veterans

November 4, 2021

This time of year is a wonderful opportunity for our neighbors across Cridersville and Auglaize County to pay tribute to veterans both living and dead. There are a number of ways we honor our veterans here at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home. These include standard honor military… Read More

What Happens to Social Media Accounts When a Loved One Dies?

October 14, 2021

It’s a question our staff is hearing more and more often these days at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home: “My sister/aunt/friend has died, but their social media is still active. What can I do to turn it off?” Others have asked us what will happen to their own… Read More

Is a Funeral Worth the Hassle and Expense?

October 8, 2021

When a loved one dies, it’s natural to feel overwhelmed by the thought of planning a funeral or memorial service. The details, the cost, and the emotional investment may seem to add more stress to an already difficult situation. At Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, we know it’s extremely important to… Read More

When your Family Needs Help, Trust Our Family

September 13, 2021

“The family is one of nature’s masterpieces,” said Spanish philosopher George Santayana. It may sound like a cliché, but for good reason: Family is important. No matter what your family looks like—big or small, from the same genetic tree or related by choice—these are the people who share the highs… Read More

My Loved One Said, “No Funeral.” What Should I Do?

September 8, 2021

This is an issue we hear about time and time again at Bayliff and Son Funeral Home: What should I do when my loved one made it clear he or she does not want a funeral or memorial service? What your loved one may be thinking this… Read More