What Is a Life Celebrant?
A Life Celebrant is someone who is trained and certified to honor in a very unique way the lives of those who have passed on to eternity. Incorporating the many personal aspects of one’s life through special music, writings and visual display of keepsakes held dear to the one being honored. Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory in Wagoner, Oklahoma is the only funeral home in the local area that has their own personal on-staff Certified Life Celebrant. A...t Shipman Funeral Home & Crematory we consider ourselves nontraditional with a strong belief that God wants us to enjoy our lives while we live on earth but also for our lives to be honored when we transition into eternity. Our on-staff Life Celebrant Anita J. Shipman has been serving as a Life Celebrant for over four years making each ceremony special, memorable and at the end of each one of her ceremonies everyone receives a keepsake to take home in honor of the one who has passed. Anita also travels to many different towns working in and out of other funeral home firms helping to bring life and joy in a time when such heartache is experienced. For more information on our Life Celebrant services please call 918-485-9525 or 918-630-2274.