Jump to content
weddingaway

Honoring those that have passed away

Recommended Posts

So many great ideas!!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Wow, the lapel pin and watch made me tear up... okay, honestly, this whole thread is having me fight tears a little. You guys have such wonderful ideas!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I love that I found this thread! My FI and I have 1 living parent between us (his father). I am going to have my sister and his sister walk down the isle, each with a boquet containing one of those memory lockets with our mom's picture in it. I am going to have a memory locket in my boquet with my dad's picture. I want to honor them, but I didnt want it to be sad.

 

I have to say that planning a wedding with no living parents on my side and his mother passed, it so emotionally draining.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I Love the rose Idea on the chair very symbolic!  I'm trying to figure out what to do for my mom...trying to steer away from candle just because the ceremony is on the beach
 

Originally Posted by vcwedding2011 View Post

I will be something like this to honor my mom who dies when I was just one and for my FI brother who recently passed. take a look at my inspiration pictures

 

In Memory 1.jpgIn Memory 2.jpg

 

I found many pictures online, search "in memory candle" or "in memory wedding"

 

 

I am going to do a candle of some sort with framed pictues.

 

At the ceremony we are also going to place single roses on two chairs that will be left empty

 

this is really important to us so we may be going a bit overboard...

 

hope this helps



 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites


There was a symbolic flower thing that someone just posted on honoring mothers....I was thinking about putting the flower either by a picture of my mother....but i'm liking the chair thing....than i'll give my FI a matching flower after we are married and we are walking back

Originally Posted by acireta View Post

We're reserving a chair for my dad. I'm getting him the same boutonniere as the groomsmen also to place on the chair when I walk down the aisle.

 

oh lord, must. not. cry. at work.



 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
I will be something like this to honor my mom who dies when I was just one and for my FI brother who recently passed. take a look at my inspiration pictures In Memory 1.jpg In Memory 2.jpg I found many pictures online, search "in memory candle" or "in memory wedding" I am going to do a candle of some sort with framed pictues. At the ceremony we are also going to place single roses on two chairs that will be left empty this is really important to us so we may be going a bit overboard... hope this helps
Lovely idea thank you!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

This is a great idea thank you! quote name="vcwedding2011" url="/t/67093/honoring-those-that-have-passed-away#post_1515311"]I will be something like this to honor my mom who dies when I was just one and for my FI brother who recently passed. take a look at my inspiration pictures In Memory 1.jpg In Memory 2.jpg I found many pictures online, search "in memory candle" or "in memory wedding" I am going to do a candle of some sort with framed pictues. At the ceremony we are also going to place single roses on two chairs that will be left empty this is really important to us so we may be going a bit overboard... hope this helps

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

This is so sweet!

My mother passed away Aug 30, 2009.  I want to do everything I can to honor her at our wedding and my fiance just didn't want to have it depressing. It is very hard to get married without your mom or someone that was so special to you there and here are some things I am doing to have her there. ~ MyJeanM.com- Great site with some items to honor someone at the ceremony.  I bought the petite memorial vase with her name engraved with the floating candle. Our centerpieces are floating candles, so this will be at the head of our table. The site also has a memorial frame for your bouquet. They are both beautiful items in person. ~ I am also reserving the chair next to my dad and putting the flowers that she would have worn on the chair. ~ I am walking down the aisle to my parents wedding song, they would have been married 36 years this past December ~ I am wearing her wedding dress There are so many ways, it just has to be fitting to you and your fiance

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.



  • Best Destination Wedding Sponsors



    Facebook Pinterest Google+ Twitter
  • Posts

    • Dental care would be very challenging when you are invited to a wedding. Everyone needs a clean and white teeth. I was also looking for a dental clinic in Toronto but all of the Doctor were busy. This was when I found Walk in Dental Clinic in Yonge Street just south of Steels. Since they were open until midnight, I did not have to leave my work early to get to my dentist. This dental clinic used dental veneers for my teeth and at the wedding everyone was asking me how I created my smile very nice.  The fact that they accept emergency patients for dental care is also very good. before the wedding, I recommend using this dentistry. If you need emergency dental care in Toronto visit Dr Karimi and Walk in dental clinic for their great patient care and service. 
    • I'm so sorry to hear this  Did you have a signed contract with him? What did he or the contract say the turn around time be? If it is way past the deadline, you have made several documented attempts to contact him, and he has broken your contract and failed to produce what has been promised, you could resort to writing an online review of your experience -- often times, that motivates vendors who've dropped the ball to rectify the situation because it affects other potential clients. 
    • STAY AWAY FROM CARIBBEAN EMOTIONS PHOTOGRAPHY!!!! Michael Weiler is a SCAMMER he took our money and disappeared!! we hired him as our photographer for our wedding back in November, he gave us a run around for the first week or 2 saying our pictures are almost ready and then disappeared. we have been sending him emails, texts and phone calls for the past 4 months and he is now where to be found. I made a fake account to email him and he answered right away as he is only interested in taking peoples money and not give anything in return.
    • For weddings you should definitely use a travel agent as there are promotions and amenities with a group block that you will not get by booking individually like comped rooms, upgrades, spa treatments, etc.
    • Congratulations and welcome to the forum! There are lots of great resort options in Punta Cana and we have stayed at or toured many of them.  Are you looking for a family friendly resort or adults only?  What you interested in with nature and the ceremony? All of the resorts will have different wedding locations and there are also a variety of off resort wedding venues in Punta Cana. Please feel free to email us at info@wrighttravelagency.com if you'd like us to send resort info and check group rates. Thanks! Patty
  • Topics

×
×
  • Create New...