E.F. Boyd & Son Funeral Home Provides Ideas for Holiday Volunteer Work in the Cleveland, Ohio Area

While Thanksgiving ended just a few short days ago, people all over the Parma, Ohio and Shaker Heights, Ohio areas have already started to adorn their homes with festive decorations. And why wouldn’t they? Christmas, Kwanzaa, Hanukkah—whatever holiday you may celebrate, this time of year is filled with joyful celebrations, gatherings with loved ones, gift giving, delicious food and more. Unfortunately, while this is indeed a wonderful time of year for many of us, there are still thousands of people around the Cleveland, Ohio area who won’t experience the same joy. But there is something you can do to help give families in need a happy holiday. E.F. Boyd & Son Funeral Home encourages locals to get involved in community projects and non-profit events. By participating in holiday volunteer work or donating toys to those less fortunate, you can bring a smile to the faces of parents and children throughout the region. Interested in seasonal volunteering? Then why not look into the various opportunities that are available during this time of year?

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E.F. Boyd & Son Funeral Home Provides Support for Caregivers in Northeast Ohio

As our loved ones age, oftentimes it becomes our responsibility to take care of them, particularly if they are disabled or have difficulties with mobility. This can be a very rewarding, albeit stressful task overall. E.F. Boyd & Son Funeral Home encourages such individuals in the Northeast Ohio area to seek out support for caregivers. While being a caregiver for parents is a wonderful and selfless thing to do, it may seem as if you’re all alone in your endeavor. But in reality there are thousands, if not millions of people out there who are involved in a simple undertaking. E.F. Boyd & Son Funeral Home helps those in the Cuyahoga County, Ohio area by providing a list of caregiver resources on their website. Whether you’re searching for government benefits, eldercare at home, or assisted living facilities, this Cleveland, Ohio area funeral home offers a wide variety of materials for you to utilize.

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E.F. Boyd & Son Funeral Home in Cleveland, Ohio Wants Locals to Have a Safe and Fun Halloween

One of the most exciting holidays of the year is just a few short weeks away, and E.F. Boyd & Son Funeral Home wants everyone in the Cleveland, Ohio area to have a safe and fun Halloween. Now is the time of year that many of you will be heading off to enjoy Halloween activities with your friends and family members. While this holiday is known for its thrills and chills, it’s important to follow proper safety protocol to maximize your enjoyment. E.F. Boyd & Son is also a big fan of this celebration and wants to offer some helpful advice to adults and children alike. Whether you’re planning on going to a party in East Cleveland, Ohio or taking your child out to collect candy in Warrensville Heights, Ohio, E.F. Boyd & Son has some handy trick-or-treat tips and safety rules for Halloween that you can use while you’re out and about.

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E.F. Boyd Supports NAMIWalks in Cleveland Ohio Saturday, September 22, 2012

Since E.F. Boyd & Son Funeral Home and Crematory opened their doors in 1905, they have developed deep ties to the communities of East Cleveland, Ohio; Cleveland Heights, Ohio; and Cleveland, Ohio. As a local, family-owned business, E.F. Boyd understands the importance of supporting your local community. E.F. Boyd reaches out to the community again Saturday, September 22, 2012, by being a supporting sponsor of the 10th annual NAMIWalks.

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E.F. Boyd & Son Funeral Home Shares Their Community Involvement in Cleveland, Ohio on Facebook

E.F. Boyd & Son Funeral Home in Cleveland, Ohio has been serving the Northeast Ohio region for over a hundred years. With their staff’s compassionate nature and dedication to providing quality funeral service to clients around the East Cleveland, Ohio and Warrensville Heights, Ohio area, they are truly a people-oriented business. But their services extend far beyond what you would expect. By utilizing social media, E.F. Boyd can offer helpful information to individuals worldwide. When you visit their Facebook and Twitter pages, you can find advice on dealing with loss and read articles about the grieving process. E.F. Boyd even discusses their community involvement within the area. Continue reading

E.F. Boyd & Son Funeral Home Celebrates Progress & Honors History at A New Day in Hough in Cleveland, Ohio

In addition to being one of the oldest African American businesses in Ohio, E.F. Boyd & Son Funeral Home, is also one of the most community-oriented establishments. All year-round, several times each month, you’ll find E.F. Boyd participating in community events throughout the Cuyahoga County, Ohio area. This local funeral home is very attached to its Cleveland, Ohio home, as well as the friends and neighbors who have supported them in their turn. E.F. Boyd & Son Funeral Home takes every opportunity to offer its support for various fairs and ceremonies in the region. This coming August will be no different as E.F. Boyd will be in Ward 7 to help celebrate progress at the A New Day in Hough special event. Continue reading

Join E.F. Boyd & Son at One of Northeast Ohio’s Largest Health Fairs to Promote Your Overall Wellness!

E.F. Boyd & Son Funeral Home invites everyone in the Cleveland, Ohio and Cuyahoga County, Ohio area to visit them at the upcoming Family Unity in the Park event later this month. As one of the largest health fairs in Northeast Ohio, you can expect to see plenty of friendly and familiar faces. Family Unity in the Park will be offering a number of fun and informative activities for the community to encourage everyone to be proactive about their health. Don’t miss this exciting opportunity to enjoy live entertainment, spend time with loved ones, and gather information on health and overall wellness from local vendors like E.F. Boyd & Son.

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E.F. Boyd & Son Lends Sponsorship to July 3 Session of Maple Heights, Ohio’s Music in the Park Community Activity

If you happen to live in the Cleveland, Ohio; Maple Heights, Ohio; or Cuyahoga County, Ohio area, chances are that you’ve heard the name E. F. Boyd & Son more than a few times. E. F. Boyd & Son Funeral Home is not only one of the oldest African American businesses in the greater Cleveland region, but one of the greatest supporters of community activities in the area. E. F. Boyd has helped sponsor numerous events around Cleveland throughout the years. This coming month, E. F. Boyd will sponsor one of Mayfield HeightsMusic in the Park nights on July 3rd. E. F. Boyd & Son urges all of the area seniors to stop by for a night of music, dancing, and good times.

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E.F. Boyd & Son Helps to Sponsor Fairfax Arts & Heritage Celebration for Local Cleveland, Ohio Community

E.F. Boyd & Son Funeral Home is, once again, giving its support to Cleveland, Ohio area programs by acting as one of the sponsors for the Fairfax Arts & Heritage Celebration next month. This unique celebration is a chance for Fairfax residents to learn about various opportunities in their area and to promote community involvement. E.F. Boyd & Son encourages individuals in the Cleveland area to join them in July for a day of art, food, fun, and education.

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E. F. Boyd & Son Funeral Home & the Boyd Family Invite You to the Dedication of William Boyd Sr. Way

A portion of Cleveland's 89th Street will be renamed for Mr. Boyd as William Boyd Sr. Way

You may have read our recent blog about Cleveland, Ohio renaming a section of East 89th Street for Mr. William F. Boyd Sr.  The street will be officially renamed on June 21, 2012 as William Boyd Sr. Way. In the previous blog, we talked about Mr. Boyd’s dedication to his family, his community, his business, and the people who trusted him with some of the most personal moments in their lives at E. F. Boyd & Son Funeral Home in Cleveland, Ohio.

In addition to covering the various ways in which Mr. Boyd has earned this incredible honor, we also promised updates, as the dedication ceremony was still in the planning stages. Well, some of those updates have arrived, and the Boyd family, as well as the staff members of E. F. Boyd & Son Funeral Home invite you to join them in celebrating this exciting event!

On Thursday, June 21, 2012, at 11:00am, you will find friends, family, and members of the community gathered together at E. F. Boyd & Son Funeral Home, located at the intersection of 89th Street and Cedar Avenue, to show their support of Mr. Boyd, and to share in the joy of this momentous occasion. Continue reading