Ways to Remember Your Father for Father’s Day

| By Jodi Horton

This post was excerpted from Hospice Foundation of America’s handout, Grieving the Loss of a Father – On Father’s Day

  • Take part in an activity that your father would appreciate.
  • Go to a location that holds special memories of him.
  • Remember your father with a special meal.graves-54965_1280
  • Was there a tradition that he especially enjoyed on Father’s Day? If so, is there a way you can take part in that in some way?
  • Use the day to share stories of your father with other members of the family, especially younger generations that might not have known him well.
  • Make a financial gift to an organization that he supported.
  • Take flowers to your father’s gravesite.
  • Give flowers to your faith community in his memory.
  • Listen to music that your father enjoyed.
  • Support a community cause that was important to your father.
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