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  • How Science Has Proven Funerals Help with the Grieving Process

    In many cultures around the world, a type of funeral or ceremony follows the death of a loved one. This shared practice of acknowledging the permanency of death with family and friends can be healing and transformative for those who are grieving. There are also scientific reasons for holding a funeral. At Krause Funeral Home,…

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  • International Women’s Day: Celebrating the Strong Women at Krause

    In celebration of International Women’s Day this year, we’re taking the time to acknowledge some of our female funeral directors at Krause Funeral Home. We’ve profiled a few of our own strong women here at Krause to acknowledge this special holiday around the world. These talented and passionate women are dedicated to serving families throughout…

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  • Tips for Moving on After Losing Your Partner

    At Krause Funeral Home, our compassionate staff members know how hard grief can hit our neighbors across Milwaukee, New Berlin, and Brookfield. When someone close to us dies, it can feel like our world has suddenly turned upside down. When that someone is our partner, the ensuing grief is often even more devastating. Coping with…

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  • How to Make a Funeral a Walk Down Memory Lane

    When a loved one dies, there are so many memories attached to them. Incorporating these memories into their funeral service is a beautiful way to honor their life. There are lots of ways to make a funeral a walk down memory lane. At Krause Funeral Home, our experienced staff is skilled at creating memorable ceremonies…

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  • Expressing Grief Through Art

    When a loved one dies, disruptive and sometimes debilitating grief takes hold. There are many ways that people cope with intense grief, from meeting with a grief counselor or therapist to joining a grief-focused support group to getting regular exercise and eating healthy meals. At Krause Funeral Homes, we know how difficult it can be…

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  • A Rundown of All Our Locations

    At Krause Funeral Homes, our experienced staff proudly serves the community of Milwaukee County with high-quality funeral, burial, and cremation services. We are committed to providing compassionate and reliable care from each of our four locations. If you’re unfamiliar with the ways we serve our families, reading about our locations is a great place to…

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  • How to Avoid Mistakes When Writing an Obituary

    At Krause Funeral Home, our experienced staff members read a lot of obituaries and understand why many people in Milwaukee, Brookfield, and New Berlin struggle when writing an obituary for someone they love so we thought we’d offer our advice.   Focus on your loved one. This sounds obvious, but when writing an obituary, it’s…

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  • How to Make Sure You’re Getting Enough Exercise in the Colder Months

    For many people, finding the motivation to do a daily workout is tough throughout the year but especially so during the winter months. If you live in a cold climate like Milwaukee, New Berlin, or Brookfield, you’re probably more than familiar with the physical sluggishness that sets in once the temperature drops. At Krause Funeral…

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  • New Year, New You

    The new year brings with it a lot of excitement and often sweeping changes. New Year’s resolutions are a great way to take on new projects or make changes in key areas of life. Perhaps you’re struggling with grief and wish to let in a more positive perspective on life. At Krause Funeral Home, we…

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  • Advantages of Preplanning Your Funeral at Any Age

    Here at Krause Funeral Home, we specialize in bringing our Milwaukee County neighbors high-quality funeral and cremation services. Local families may already know we can help them plan a service for their loved one in the case of immediate need. Many families may not realize that we can also help them preplan their funeral or…

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