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Embracing The Holidays-Monday November 18th at 6:30pm

The holidays can be a time of additional emotion after the untimely death of your baby. Join Melinda Hagerman as she shares with us her wisdom, encouragement and ideas how on to “Embrace The Holidays”.

Angel Hope Ceremony-December 6th at 6:00pm


Representatives of The Haven Network, Fitzgerald Funeral Home and Crematory, Mercy Health Rockford, Swedish American Hospital, OSF St. Anthony Medical Center,  and other community members gather with families who have experienced the death of a child, for a Candlelight Vigil and Remembrance Ceremony.  This event is held in the downtown river front area in Millennium Park.  Refreshments served in the Waterside building immediately following the program.  Get a free customized Christmas ornament in memory of your child.

Forever In Our Hearts Banquet & Auction:

March 28, 2020

Giovanni’s Restaurant and Convention Center 

We invite you to join us for the 16th annual Forever In Our Hearts Dinner and Auction Benefit. More details coming soon!

A Walk to Remember: October 4, 2020

A Walk To Remember is a memorial walk to remember children lost through miscarriage, stillbirth, infant and childhood death.  This walk is for all families who have experienced the death of a child at anytime, either in the recent or distant past, and for caregivers who are involved in the lives and support of these families.  This year memorial bricks will be dedicated at the Walk to Remember dedication site on the Sinnissippi Bike Path.  If you would like to honor your child by purchasing a brick, please call Fitzgerald Funeral Home & Crematory 815-226-2273.