Coldest Case in History Cracked

Posted on April 5th, 2018
Posted by Pete Alexis under Community, Cremation, Hello world, Memorial
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Like many in the funeral business or funeral related businesses, Martin Oaks Cemetery and Crematory has followed the publicity around DNA. Identification of loved ones is obviously an overwhelmingly important issue and DNA is a prime key. It’s safe to say that no one ever expected the science of DNA to develop to the point […]

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The Life and Cremation of Superstar Artist Agnes Martin

Posted on March 23rd, 2018
Posted by Pete Alexis under Community, Cremation, Memorial
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One of America’s greatest artists, Agnes Martin, who was born this month in 1912, marched to a different drummer during her life — a drummer that she could not always control. Even in death, she passed away and was cremated in 2004, Martin’s fate was determined, at least to some extent, by others. We here […]

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Cremation and Steve Holcomb

Posted on February 26th, 2018
Posted by Pete Alexis under Community, Cremation, Memorial, Resources
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Once the decision has been made to cremate a loved one, the next question that frequently comes to mind is what to do with the cremains. This may seem like a simple matter, but at Martin Oaks Crematory and Cemetery in Lewisville, Texas (we are 12 miles south of Denton, Texas and approximately 20 miles […]

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What Does a Funeral Cost?

Posted on February 21st, 2018
Posted by Pete Alexis under Cremation, Resources
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As we have stated many times in this blog, Martin Oaks Cemetery and Crematory in Lewisville, Texas is not a funeral home. We do, however, have a full complement of funeral homes and directors in the community who work with us — as we point out elsewhere on this website, these directors use Martin Oaks […]

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The Untapped Talent of Dogs

Posted on February 16th, 2018
Posted by Pete Alexis under Community, Cremation, Resources
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In the course of business at Martin Oaks Cemetery & Crematory, grief is an everyday topic of conversation. We are one of the leading cremation specialists in Dallas and the Fort Worth area. Our funeral directors who use us have been with us for many years: there is not much we have not experienced in […]

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