Grief Support

You're Not Alone

With our online grief support you’re assured of our commitment to helping you through this difficult time. It doesn’t matter what time of day, or what day of the week you need support, we're here for you. You can access online counseling services, join in group grief support, or watch our interactive videos, anytime: 24/7. No matter how you feel at this moment, you have our commitment - you're never alone.

Cornerstone of Hope

Cornerstone of Hope

The Bogner Family Funeral Home is proud to be a community partner with Cornerstone of Hope to provide bereavement services.  We recognize the need to provide compassionate and personal help for the families we serve. With Cornerstone of Hope, we are able to help children, teens and adults who seek additional support after the loss of a loved one.  For more information, please visit ยป 

Tim Fenske - Certified Counselor

Tim Fenske - Certified Counselor

Tim Fenske is a certified Counselor and a professor at a neighboring university teaching a course in "Death and Dying".  He has worked extensively with grief and bereavement.  He is available to you for personal session grief counseling at  the Bogner Family Funeral Home, and can be reached at 440-327-2955.  

The cost is $30.00 per 1 hour session.Tim is a certified counselor through the National Board for Certified Counselors, and holds Master degrees in Divinity, Education and Human Services.

Dr. Virgina Simpson

Meet Dr. Virginia Simpson

Executive Counseling Director

I bring both personal and professional experience with death and grieving to every counseling situation, which includes the creation of this set of grief counseling resources. I know them to be the best available online today. Whether your loss has been sudden or expected, I'll help you learn to cope with the depth of emotions and experiences that are part of healthy grieving.

  • Interactive Aftercare

    Interactive Aftercare

    Interactive videos explore the dimensions and dynamics of grief. There's nothing like it: online grief education with style and substance.

  • Family Grief Support

    Family Grief Support

    The death of a loved one is an experience that affects us all. Use Sesame Street's When Families Grieve resources to help your family begin the process of moving forward.

    Launch When Families Grieve
  • Community Events

    Community Events

    We give every family in our community unique opportunities to learn, share, and remember. Each of our educational, grief support or remembrance events is designed to appeal to a wide age range, including adults and children. It is our intention to enrich lives, educate minds, and ease sorrows.

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  • Grief Support Resources

    Grief Support Resources

    Every person must cope with loss of a loved on his or her own terms. The emotional upheaval these trying times can cause is sometimes so overwhelming that even the support of friends and family may not help relieve the amount of sadness and grief you feel.

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  • 365 Days of Grief Support

    365 Days of Grief Support

    These messages of hope, healing and affirmation are delivered to your email inbox every day. Subscribe easily, and unsubscribe when you're ready. Such small doses of comfort will help you move through the cycle of grief, and work wonders for your outlook.

    Read more about 365 Days of Grief Support