Ohio’s Hospice of Miami County to host Fall Memorial Service on Oct. 3

TROY — Ohio’s Hospice of Miami County invites the community to attend a Fall Memorial Service on Sunday, Oct. 3, at 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. at Stillwater Prairie Reserve, 9750 W. State Route 185, Covington.

Community members, friends and family members are encouraged to enjoy the fall memorial service in memory of their loved ones. The service will honor each person being remembered by gently placing a flower in the river during the reading of names.

Packaged refreshments will be available at the conclusion of the service. River rock painting kits will be provided for children. As a token of appreciation for attending the service, a remembrance gift will be given to adults at the end of each ceremony.

Participants will need to follow social distancing guidelines. Health and safety protocols will be determined at the time of the event.

While this is a free event and open to the entire community, registration is required by Thursday, Sept. 30. To register for the Fall Memorial Service, please visit www.HospiceofMiamiCounty.org/Fall21.

The Fall Memorial Service is offered through the not-for-profit organization’s Pathways of Hope Grief Counseling Center. Through Pathways of Hope, professional grief services are available to the friends and family of all Ohio’s Hospice of Miami County patients, as well as anyone in the community. Grief support and services are available free of charge, thanks to generous community support.

For questions or for more information, please contact Pathways of Hope at 937-335-5191.

Ohio’s Hospice of Miami County, an affiliate of Ohio’s Hospice, has been serving patients in Miami County since 1983. The not-for-profit hospice is dedicated to improving the quality of life for those facing life-limiting illnesses. Its outstanding care has earned recognition from the prestigious Hospice Honors program of HEALTHCARE first and Deyta Analytics.