Wells Care Connections holds inaugural event
As a family crosses the threshold of Wells Funeral Homes following a service, a new and sometimes challenging journey begins. This journey of grief is many times overshadowed by the litany of tasks following the death of a loved one. However, once the last thank you card is written and the doorbell ceases to ring, a sense of loneliness sets in.
Jennifer Greeley Jacobson, a fifth-generation funeral director at her family’s funeral home, wanted to provide an opportunity for those experiencing grief to connect in a caring, comfortable and friendly atmosphere. This vision came to fruition Aug. 23, at Clyde Park with the first Wells Care Connections program.
The surprising storm that evening did not damper the spirits of those attending the picnic with more than 50 attendees sharing food and ...