Death and change 
two things we can count on.
Literal death & change
as well as metaphorical death & change
Ceremony helps with both.

Birth & death are experiences we all have, however for humans in general death holds a greaterDeath, change, INTO THE BARDOS, Michele Fire-River Heart©  charge. Your loss of some one you love, be they human or animal is a huge loss. There is no right or wrong way to go through grief. Grief is personal, individual. All you have control over is how you experience it.

One way is through ceremony. Ceremonies are designed to offer you the opportunity to celebrate a life and to heal. Healing happens, healing through ceremony helps speed up the healing process. Reducing the length of your grief & pain of your loss.