17 05, 2019

Our Volunteer of the Month program

By |2019-05-17T08:00:24-04:00May 17th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Our Volunteer of the Month program

Congratulations to Chad Childers, our latest Volunteer of the Month. Chad was nominated by Luonna Lancaster of Kindred Hospice. An article was recently written about our Volunteer of the Month program and Chad's commitment to service, click here to read the article.

1 05, 2019

Read our latest newsletter

By |2019-05-01T09:30:58-04:00May 1st, 2019|News|Comments Off on Read our latest newsletter

Have you read our latest newsletter? If you would like to join our email list to receive future newsletters, please click "Join Email List" in the top right after clicking the newsletter link below: https://conta.cc/2ZKuv13

10 04, 2019

3 Tips for Planning Ahead

By |2019-04-10T12:56:46-04:00April 10th, 2019|Plan|Comments Off on 3 Tips for Planning Ahead

Planning ahead is an act of love; it ensures your loved ones won’t be left with unanswered questions or unexpected expenses after you’re gone. But it can be difficult to know where to start with your plans. Follow these three tips to simplify the funeral-planning process:   Talk with your loved ones first. The National Funeral Director’s Association reports that just 21 percent of Americans have talked with a loved one about their funeral. You don't have to do this on your own: start a conversation with your family about your final wishes today. They may be able to help [...]

8 04, 2019

Spring Concert and Lunch – April 17th

By |2019-04-08T12:42:33-04:00April 8th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Spring Concert and Lunch – April 17th

Join Flanner Buchanan and Oak Street Health, as we begin the Spring season with a concert and lunch. Our entertainment is the Tommy Baldwin Trio and special guest Don Burton who will have you singing and dancing to the Oldies but Goodies and great classics in music. We will have a wonderful lunch prepared with chances for you to win great prizes throughout the afternoon. All complimentary, but you must RSVP to reserve your seat at 844-808-8262. Hosted at: Floral Park - Community Room 425 N. Holt Rd Indianapolis, IN 46222

12 03, 2019

Planning Your Funeral: 4 Things to Know Now

By |2019-03-12T12:21:46-04:00March 12th, 2019|Plan|Comments Off on Planning Your Funeral: 4 Things to Know Now

No one wants to think about life after they’re gone. But the fact of the matter is: death is inevitable. Planning for it now provides peace of mind for you and your family, and it also helps reduce the financial strain on loved ones. Here are four things to know when preplanning your funeral: Decide if you want to be buried or cremated. Burial is a more traditional practice that is preferred by many religions. There are burial options for nearly any budget, including a sustainable "green burial" option. However, the timeline is very tight: burials generally take place within [...]

15 11, 2018

Flanner Buchanan’s Day of Giving Results in Donation to Indianapolis Military Honor Guard

By |2018-11-15T12:49:12-04:00November 15th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Flanner Buchanan’s Day of Giving Results in Donation to Indianapolis Military Honor Guard

  Flanner Buchanan was proud to partner with Operation Honor Guard for the October 4th Day of Giving. Operation Honor Guard was started in 2013 as a way to raise money for guard units to purchase uniforms and other necessary materials needed to conduct military honors at funerals.  Since 2013, over $800,000 has been raised in Illinois, Tennessee, California, Colorado, Michigan and Indiana. On November 7th  Bruce Buchanan (third, right), Owner of Flanner Buchanan, and Maureen Lindley (left), Vice President of Marketing, are shown presenting a check to members of the Indy Metropolitan Military Honor Guard (IMMHG), a local non-profit [...]

15 06, 2018

Honoring our Father Figures

By |2018-06-11T13:27:18-04:00June 15th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Father’s Day can be difficult for those who have lost their father. Memories, whether good or bad, of that father-child relationship can rise to the surface and sometimes bring up unexpected emotions. This is a natural part of the grieving process, but one way to help yourself move beyond it is to reach out to someone else, by honoring someone who is not your father, but is an important father figure in your life. Who are the father figures in your life? There may be an older man who has mentored you, whether in business or in life. You may [...]

11 06, 2018

Let’s Talk about Flag Day

By |2018-06-07T09:18:17-04:00June 11th, 2018|News|0 Comments

How much do you know about Flag Day? Is it a holiday you observe? Why is it a holiday? For that matter, why isn’t it observed as a federal holiday, so we can all take the day off? We’ve got answers to everything you ever wanted to know about Flag Day and more! When is Flag Day? Flag Day is observed every year on June 14th, although it’s not considered a federal holiday. Why was that date chosen? June 14th is significant because on that day in 1777, the stars and stripes were designated by the Continental Congress as the [...]

24 05, 2018

Keeping Memory in Memorial Day

By |2018-05-24T17:02:28-04:00May 24th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Ah, Memorial Day! The first long weekend of summer, when millions of Americans celebrate with backyard parties, beach trips, parades and general revelry. But is that what Memorial Day is really about? In truth, this is a holiday meant for remembrance. It’s a sober occasion, thinking about those who have lost their lives for our country, and the families they left behind. For many families bereaved of a loved one who was serving in the armed forces, the celebrations on Memorial Day are a painful reminder of loss. How do we honor the true meaning of Memorial Day? By acknowledging [...]