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the Needs of the Community

Where Heritage and
Life is Celebrated

Sensitive Caregiving
to Bereaved Families

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Helping Hand

Caring People,
Caring for People

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Newton-Bracewell Funeral Homes in Chico and Paradise, California provide sensitive caregiving to all bereaved families within a Christian framework. We offer a wide range of services to meet your particular needs. Our sensitive staff is prepared and available to help ease the burden of an emotionally difficult time.


Current Obituaries

Alfredo Mojica

Alfredo passed away on September 21, 2016 at his home in Chico, CA. Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday, September 27, 2016 at Newton-Bracewell Funeral Home at 6:00 p.m.

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Michael March

Michael “Mike” G. March passed away on September 20, 2016 at the age of 59 in Chico, CA. Service information for a Celebration of Life is pending.

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Ueal “Tex” Holleman

A viewing for Ueal will take place Monday Sept. 26, 2016 from 5 to 7 pm at Newton-Bracewell Funeral Homes. The funeral service will be held on Tuesday Sept. 27, 2016 at 10 am at Newton-Bracewell.

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The Bitterest tears shed over graves are
for words left unsaid and deeds left undone.

– Harriet Beecher Stowe

Help with

Grief & Healing

Love and Grief

Love is a sacred partnership of communion with another human being. You take each other in, and even when you are apart, you are together.  Wherever you go, you carry the person inside...

Helping a Friend in Grief

A friend has experienced the death of someone loved. You want to help, but you are not sure how to go about it. This article will guide you in ways to turn your cares and concerns into positive actions.

Helping Your Family Heal After Stillbirth

Helping begins with your ability to be an active listener. Your physical presence and desire to listen without judging are critical helping tools. Don’t worry so much about what you will say.