A memorial service filmed in Green Valley, AZ by Beyond Video.
"When death came abruptly to my partner after a relationship of over fifty-three years, I sought solace in the Church. What I did not expect, however, was to find comfort in the sympathy and compassion that was extended me by Glen Meiners of Beyond Video. The thought of having Ralph's memorial service videographed had come to me at the last minute after all other arrangements had been made. Beginning with the time and concern that was devoted to me during the first telephone contact and extending through several practice sessions that were needed to guarantee that all clergy and lay participants knew what I desired of them, Glen was there with not only both his questions and his solutions but he made me feel that he was standing by me throughout the service. Of course, I had expected whomever I hired to be a professional person and hoped that they would at least demonstrate tolerance of the sexual orientation of my partner and me. From the beginning, however, Glen's demeanor and his choice of words showed me that not only did he feel my loss but that he was going to do everything possible to provide me with a record of a memorial service that would honor our lives together and of which we would both be proud. I think that Beyond Video has done just that! And my interaction during follow-up with Annyce Meiners confirms me in my thinking".
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