Death resolutions are used in place of a eulogy, but serve the same purpose. Death resolutions generally include a title, introduction, "Whereas" statement, "Therefore" statement and a conclusion. More » Holidays & Celebrations

The introduction of the church resolution states the close relationship that the deceased had to God. After, the "whereas statement" is written to explain the reason for the church resolution. The church resolutions are ... More » Holidays & Celebrations

Funeral resolutions are documents that memorialize a deceased person by detailing their relationship to God, their family and community. A pastor or other clergy member reads the resolution during the funeral, and then o... More » Holidays & Celebrations
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