Events

Upcoming Events


Forever In Our Hearts Banquet & Auction Event

Save the Date!!!  March 20, 2021


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.

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

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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.