Richmond Funeral Home
10 Richmond Road
PO BOX 185
Carterton

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Free Phone: 0800 379 7616

Information on Grief

BOOKS AVAILABLE

Listed below are some books we have readily available to assist you during this time and in the days that follow. If you would like a copy please feel free to contact us.

 

Help in Times of Need
Compiled by: Christian Ministries Trust H.B.

This book contains quotes from Scripture as well as many non-religious quotes and poems that can give comfort at times of crisis in our lives.

 

 

 

 

The Story of a House on a Hill
by: Denny Chew

A Parable about death and dying, designed to help parents, grandparents, caregivers, relatives and friends enter into a gentle, healthy dialogue with young children on the subject of death.

 

 

 

 

Riding the Storms
by: Lois Tonkin

This book explains stages of grief and will help you understand some of the feelings you  may be experiencing. You may or may not experience all or any of the stages mentioned, as grief is an individual experience. Let this book minister to you, where you are, don’t be unduly concerned about suggestions beyond your own experience.

 

Everybody Hurts Sometimes
by: Lois Tonkin

This book is designed to explain the stages of death and offer support and reassurance to teenagers.

 

We also have a small library of books from which we are happy to lend.

Good Grief
by: Granger E. Westberg

This book explains stages of grief and will help you understand some of the feelings you may be experiencing. You may or may not experience all or any of the stages mentioned, as grief is an individual experience. Let this book minister to you, where you are, don’t be unduly concerned about suggestions beyond your own experience.

Water Bugs and Dragonflies
by: Doris Stickney

This book has a message for young and old and in particular will assist parents in explaining death to young children.