Melanie Wilhelm Dunaway is a third generation of the Wilhelm family to serve in the funeral business and created Advent based on a simple philosophy. That’s it – simple.
As a family-owned business, we specialize in
the affordable, simpler and personalized services
A growing trend… “Green Burials See Massive Rise in Popularity Nationwide”
Posted on 10/25/2010 via Facebook
Everything you need to know: A helpful glossary of terms courtesy of the NFDAPosted 1 day ago via Facebook
Trivia: Which of these songs is NOT one of the top requested songs at British funerals? (A) "With Or Without You," U2 (B) "Every Breath You Take," The Police (C) "Tears In Heaven," Eric Clapton (D) "Knockin' on Heaven's Door," Bob DylanPosted 2 days ago via Facebook
"One legacy you don't want to leave: a family fighting over your assets."Posted 3 days ago via Facebook
Frank Sinatra's hit "My Way" is the most popular song to be played at funerals, according to a recent poll. And apparently, clergymen reject one in ten requests for music because of 'inappropriateness'. Need help selecting music? Please, just ask. We're here to help.Posted 4 days ago via Facebook
A green funeral incorporates environmentally-friendly options in order to meet the needs of a family requesting a green service.
For more information about the eco-friendly services and products we offer, please call 703-241-7402.