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Tips for writing an obituary

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Do not feel obliged to include cause of death. While acquaintances who first learn of a person’s death via an obituary may be curious about cause of death, loved ones of the deceased do not have to include such information if they are uncomfortable doing so. Many obituaries never include such information, so readers likely won’t expect it.

Things people should know about creating wills

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Drafting a last will and testament is an essential component of estate planning. Despite the importance of having a will, a recent survey from AARP found that two out of five Americans over the age of 45 do not have one.

Community Calendar

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The Cibola Citizen welcomes announcements about community events. Please include contact information: phone number, email address or website. There is no charge for publishing calendar announcements. Contact the Cibola Citizen at editor@cibolacitizen.com, call 505-604-4347,287-3840 or 505- or stop by 200 W. Santa Fe Ave., Grants, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., Monday-Friday.

Community calendar

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The Cibola Citizen welcomes announcements about community events. Please include contact information: phone number, email address or website. There is no charge for publishing calendar announcements. Contact the Cibola Citizen at editor@cibolacitizen.com, call 505-287-3840 or 505-604-4347, or stop by 200 W. Santa Fe Ave., Grants, 10 a.m. — 3 p.m., Monday-Friday.

This week in Cibola County

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October 3 CANCELLED - Ancient Way Fall Festival 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., Ancient way Cafe, Inscription Rock Trading Co., El Morro Feed and Seed and Old School Gallery are hosting the Ancient Way Fall Festival, one mile east of El Morro National Monument, Highway 53 south of Grants.