Bereavement Resources

The following is a list of helpful resources that may help you through your grief journey.

Literature on General Grief

A Grief Observed
by C.S. Lewis

No One Cries the Wrong Way
by Father Joe Kempf

When Bad Things Happen to Good People
by H.S. Kushner

The Wilderness of Grief: Finding your Way (Understanding Your Grief)
by Dr. Alan Wolfelt


candlelight-march-1webLiterature on Child/Teen Grief

A Child’s View of Grief
by Dr. Alan Wolfelt

Healing A Teens Grieving Heart: 100 Practical Ideas
by Dr. Alan Wolfelt

Healing Your Grieving Heart for Kids
by Dr. Alan Wolfelt

Helping Teens Cope With Death
by the Dougy Center

How I Feel: A Coloring Book For Grieving Children
by Dr. Alan Wolfelt

Sometimes Life is Just not Fair: Hope for Kids through Grief and Loss
by Fr. Joe Kempf


Literature on Recipient Stories

To The Edge and Back
by Chris Klug with Steve Jackson

Nick’s New Heart: The Story of Love, Strength, and Courage
by Susan May


Helpful Websites

Annie’s Hope, The Bereavement Center for Kids: annieshope.org
Baue Funeral Home: baue.com
Bereaved Parents: bpusastl.org  
Bereavement Publications: bereavementmag.com
Center for Loss and Life Transition: centerforloss.com
Lost and Found: lostandfoundozarks.com
Roller Funeral Home: ouraftercare.com 
National Donor Family Council: donorfamily.org
PBS Parents, When Families Grieve: pbs.org