The Comfort of Tradition: Funeral Customs of 4 Faiths

As anyone who has lost a loved one can attest, feelings of shock, numbness, and sadness can quickly overwhelm. Daily life continues, but those left behind have to carry on, often with an aching void and a whole host of complicated emotions. Wright &… Read More

Love Lost: Is It Ever Too Soon to Move On?

There is an old German proverb that says, “The death of a friend is equivalent to the loss of a limb.” If that’s true, how much more so is the pain after you lose a spouse or partner? The pain is so intense, there is a confirmed phenomenon called the… Read More

Top Three Myths About Preplanning

In life, we are almost always planning ahead for our future. Planning toward a personal goal or planning for the next phase of life. At Wright & Ford Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service, we serve families here in Flemington, Hunterdon County and the… Read More

Saying Goodbye to Your Pet: 3 Ways to Remember

Losing a beloved pet is incredibly difficult on many levels. Many of our staff here at Wright & Ford Family Funeral Home and Cremation Services know this pain firsthand. Whether a pet’s death is sudden or unexpected, the grief that… Read More

Managing Grief During the Holidays

The holidays are supposed to be a time of great joy. Despite all of the family togetherness and holiday cheer, this time of year can be very painful for those who have lost a loved one. Even the most wonderful traditions – the annual family Christmas party, a friendly gift… Read More

Welcome Back to Our Newly Relaunched Blog!

Welcome to the relaunch of the Wright & Ford Family Funeral Home and Cremation Services blog! If this is your first time stopping by, we hope you’ll spend some time getting to know us, including the many ways we can serve your family and what others here… Read More

Happy New Year!

2017 saw my family and I, along with our entire Care Team, go down many new roads in an effort to better care for all those entrusted to Wright & Ford. This is a photo of the ‘Tree of Life’ that hangs in our home and in front of which… Read More


Upon D.J. Wright’s purchase of the building and business in January of 2015, an extensive renovation to both the interior and exterior of the building began immediately to transform the facilities to D.J.’s vision of what he wanted for all those entrusted into the care of the Wright & Ford… Read More