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Tabitha Grief Groups and Remembrance Services - May 2020

Tabitha, Nebraska’s industry-leading Senior Care provider, offers a variety of online support groups. Grief and support groups are open to anyone in the community experiencing loss or needing support. Your loved one did not have to be with Tabitha. Registration and participation is free. For questions and to register, please call 402.486.8546 or visit Tabitha.org/Hospice/Bereavement.

NEBRASKA CITY AREA

Tabitha invites you to join the Tabitha Hospice team for a Remembrance Service to celebrate the life of your loved one and share in the support of our community. This service will include a special hospice memorial tree planting on Tuesday, May 26, 6:30 p.m., at Nuckolls Square Park, 11th St. North and 3rd Ave., Nebraska City.

Bereaved families will have the opportunity to write their loved one’s name along with a special memory on a piece of paper to be planted with the tree. For questions and verification of event info as it relates to current and evolving COVID-19 health and safety precautions, please contact Juanita Steenbakkers, Tabitha Hospice bereavement coordinator, at 402.416.7365.

GRAND ISLAND/KEARNEY AREA

Tabitha invites you to join the Tabitha Hospice team for a Remembrance Service to celebrate the life of your loved one and share in the support of our community. This service will include a special hospice butterfly bush planting on Thursday, May 28, 6 p.m., at Stolley Park, 2103 W. Stolley Park Rd., Grand Island.

For questions and verification of event info as it relates to current and evolving COVID-19 health and safety precautions, please contact Tabitha Hoffman, hospice bereavement coordinator, at 402.362.7739.

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