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Walton’s Funerals & Cremations celebrates 50th anniversary with free senior resource rair in Carson City

Nevada Appeal staff report

Walton’s Funerals & Cremations-Chapel of the Valley is celebrating its 50th anniversary in Carson City, with an afternoon of free events on Sunday, Dec. 13.

A free Senior Resource Fair will run from 3-5:30 p.m. offering the community access to information on estate planning, independent living, affordable housing options, funeral planning and hospice care. Walton’s also will offer free flu shots, in partnership with Immunize Nevada and Walgreens.

After the resource fair, local dignitaries, including Carson City Mayor Bob Crowell, will commemorate the anniversary with short presentations.

Walton’s Funerals & Cremations-Chapel of the Valley is located at 1281 N. Roop St.

A long-time tradition, Walton’s Funerals & Cremations will host its Remembrance and Candle Lighting Service for anyone who has lost a loved one. The service will begin at 6 p.m. at the Chapel of the Valley and everyone is welcome.

There will be an additional candle lighting service at the Walton’s Funerals & Cremations-Sierra Chapel, 875 W. Second St., in Reno, at 5 p.m. Dec. 6.

“It has been an honor to be able to serve the families of our community for 50 years,” said Tammy Dermody, the owner of Walton’s Funerals & Cremations. “We are proud of our commitment to the great city of Carson and look forward to the next 50 years.”

For more information, visit http://www.waltonsfuneralhomes.com.