When Should You Start Dating Again After a Partner’s Death?

February 17, 2023 | Categories: Blog, Grief

The death of a partner is an event that changes the life of the person left behind. Losing your partner can often feel disorienting, stressful, and above all else, lonely. This loneliness may eventually lead you to explore dating again. But how do you know when you’re ready to do this? It’s not always easy … Read more

How to Choose Gratitude While Grieving

December 14, 2022 | Categories: Blog, Grief

When you’re in the throes of grief after the death of a loved one, it’s easy to neglect a lot of things, including a regular gratitude practice. Losing someone you love can leave you feeling helpless, depressed, bitter, or many other complex emotions. Regardless, what you’re feeling is probably very far from grateful. At Rundus … Read more

The 12 Days of Christmas Grief

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At Rundus, we know how difficult it can be to grieve a significant loss during the holiday season. When you’re missing someone special, and everyone is celebrating with loved ones, it can leave you feeling even more isolated and lonely. Inspired by the 12 days of Christmas, we put together this guide to help families … Read more

Creating a Funeral Experience that Offers Healing   

September 15, 2022 | Categories: Blog, Grief

If you’ve lost someone close to you, you know how the days and weeks that follow are a blur of phone calls, paperwork, and funeral planning. Add to it a complicated mix of shock, sadness, and even guilt and life can quickly feel overwhelming. Since many Broomfield-area families don’t have a lot of experience planning … Read more

Supporting Someone After a Suicide Loss

September 12, 2022 | Categories: Blog, Grief

Losing someone to suicide is one of life’s most challenging circumstances.  The feelings of grief, confusion, and oftentimes guilt that follow the death make for a long road to healing. At Rundus Funeral Home & Crematory, we have walked through this type of loss with many of our Broomfield neighbors. Supporting someone after a suicide … Read more

Back to School: How to Support a Parent Who Has Lost a Child

August 15, 2022 | Categories: Blog, Grief

Grieving the death of a loved one is one of the most difficult experiences in life. When the loved one is your child, the loss is often even more intensely felt. Here at Rundus, our compassionate staff supports families and individuals at various stages of their grief journeys. We want all our neighbors in Broomfield … Read more

Managing Father’s Day Grief

June 15, 2022 | Categories: Blog, Grief

When you’re grieving the loss of a child, Father’s Day is a particularly difficult time of the year. At Rundus Funeral Home, our compassionate staff understands how devastating the death of a child is for everyone involved and especially the child’s parents. Whether your child died recently or years ago, the pain is most likely … Read more

Supporting Grieving Mothers This Mother’s Day

May 4, 2022 | Categories: Blog, Grief

Grieving a child is difficult any time of year but especially so on Mother’s Day. Here at Rundus Funeral Home, our compassionate staff wants every mother to feel special on this day, but we know the severe pain that can occur when a child is no longer living. If you have a friend or family … Read more

4 Practical Tips for When You’re Feeling Lonely

February 14, 2022 | Categories: Blog, Grief

Loneliness is a common feeling when you’re experiencing grief over the loss of a loved one. Despite the constant communication most of us experience these days via texting and social media, many of us still feel disconnected and isolated from others. Humans were designed to socialize and experience both casual and deep connections with others. … Read more

Coping With Grief on Valentine’s Day

February 8, 2022 | Categories: Grief, Holidays

Though it’s usually a time of joy and festivities, a holiday can be especially difficult for those struggling with grief. Valentine’s Day presents a poignant reminder of the loved ones we miss. If you’re grieving a loss at this time of year, our compassionate staff at Rundus Funeral Home & Crematory is here to support … Read more