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Resources

Articles, Books, Web

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GRAVE MATTERS

A Journey through the modern funeral industry

to a Natural Way of Burial

Mark Harris


HOW WE DIE

Sherwin B. Nuland


DEATH MAKES LIFE POSSIBLE

Marilyn Schlitz, PhD


GROWING THROUGH GRIEF 

by Michelle Mariscal


FROM HERE TO ETERNITY

Traveling the World to Find the Good Death 

by Caitlin Doughty 


WITH THE END IN MIND

Dying, Death, and Wisdom in an Age of Denial 

by Kathryn Mannix


LET'S TALK ABOUT DEATH OVER DINNER 

 by Michael Hebb


THE GOOD DEATH

 An exploration of dying in America 

by Ann Newmann.


A GOOD GOODBYE

Funeral planning for those 

who don't plan to die 

by Gail Rubin. 


BEING MORTAL 

by Atul Gawande.


TALKING ABOUT DEATH 

by Virginia Morris


WHEN BREATH BECOMES AIR 

by Paul Kalanithi. 


Websites

www.lifedeathwhatever.com


  • Home Death Care: http://www.talkdeath.com/home-deathcare-alternative-funerals/
  • Advanced Health Directive, "Five Wishes" www.Aging with Dignity.org 
  • Seven Ponds: how to "embrace a coming death with intelligence, love and power to heal"  www.sevenponds.com/before-death

Coming events

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Talk About Your Final Plans

Sierra College Community Education


September 18th 2019

Roseville Center


October 9th 2019

Grass Valley Campus

Important Documents

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  • Vital Statistics
  • Letter of Intent
  • Advance Directive
  • Military DD214
  • Birth, Marriage, Divorce Decrees
  • Life Insurance, Funeral Insurance
  • Deed to Cemetery Plot
  • Will, Trust Documents

Associates

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Home Funeral & Green Burial Expert: 

Deborah Nickel  530/885-9469

FDR #3999


Cemetery Services Expert: Above/Below Ground, Veteran Burial Benefits

Brian Baker  530/415-9262