Our Fall Workshop will be held at the funeral home on
October 23rd from 4:00 pm until 8:00 pm, and
October 24th from 9:00 am until 1:00 pm
This event is open to the public to come to the funeral home to make your very own Bear with your loved ones' clothing. Please RSVP or , as spots will fill quickly. We look forward to seeing you there!
In addition, if you would like to volunteer, you are always welcome to assist others during this heartwarming event.
We are excited to announce that Waid Funeral Home recently received the 2015 Pursuit of Excellence Award!
The National Funeral Director's Association (NFDA) is pleased to announce that 155 funeral homes have earned the 2015 Pursuit of Excellence Award. This award is presented by NFDA annually to firms that have demonstrated a commitment to raising the bar on funeral service excellence by adhering to strict ethical and professional standards and providing outstanding service to families and communities.
"We offer our congratulations to all NFDA members that earned the 2015 Pursuit of Excellence Award," said NFDA President Robert Moore, IV, CFSP, COO. "These funeral homes are committed to exceeding families' expectations every day and represent the very best in our profession. We are proud to count them as members of NFDA."
To earn an NFDA Pursuit of Excellence Award, a funeral home must demonstrate proficiency in key areas of funeral service, such as compliance with state and federal regulations; providing ongoing education and professional development opportunities for staff; offering outstanding programs and resources to bereaved families; maintaining an active level of involvement to in the community; participating and actively serving in the funeral service profession; and promoting funeral home services through a variety of marketing, advertising and public relations programs. Participants are also required to adhere to a Pledge of Ethical Practices.
2015 Remembrance Picnic
Thank you to everyone who attended our Annual Remembrance Picnic.
We enjoyed visiting with everyone and sincerely hope that the gathering provided healing for all families.