Making final arrangements for the cremation of a loved one? Learn about the options along with so... Continue reading
Belinda McLeod, BA in Secondary Education
Belinda McLeod has a degree in Secondary Education, specializing in English and Journalism. She began her career as a freelance writer in 2018 since a flexible schedule would allow her to help care for an aging parent. Since then, Belinda has specialized in writing for the funeral industry.
Besides writing for Cake, she has also written for nursing homes, mausoleum companies, cremation companies, and funeral homes. Belinda lives in the suburbs of Kansas City with her husband and three teenagers.
Belinda has used her background in English and journalism education to assist others in writing obituaries, eulogies, thank you notes, emails, and other writing tasks that come with end-of-life planning.
As an English major and teacher, Belinda has spent time studying the works of classic (and amateur) poets. She has an extensive library of poetry related to death and grief.
Belinda has spent hundreds of hours researching and writing about the funeral industry for Cake and dozens of other clients.
Articles by Belinda McLeod, BA in Secondary Education (517)
Find the best children’s books that can help your child better understand death, dying, terminal ... Continue reading
Discover what you'll find at a Buddhist funeral, including the traditions, duration, chants, and ... Continue reading
Learn about graveside burial and committal services for ashes and caskets, including tips on how ... Continue reading
Discover popular types of above ground burials, as well as their average costs, how they work, an... Continue reading
Learn how to properly clean a headstone on a grave, including marble, bronze, slate, granite, and... Continue reading
Learn more about Jewish burial shrouds, including how they fit in with Jewish burial traditions, ... Continue reading
Learn about mausoleum burials, including the cost, types of mausoleums, possible benefits and pr... Continue reading
Discover what happens during a mass of Christian burial, including the order of mass, duration, a... Continue reading
Learn how to dress your loved ones once they've departed, including how to consider their wishes,... Continue reading