(Victor Valley)–Victor Valley Community Hospital Pastoral Care Team welcomes parents and families of unborn children to the quarterly memorial service on July 12 and October 11, 2012. The service is non-denominational and officiated by a VVCH Pastoral Care Team-member. The free service is open to the public and allows parents and family members the opportunity to remember and celebrate the brief life of their unborn child concluding with an interment at the end of the ceremony.
The memorial service is open to all parents and families of unborn children regardless of the date of loss. Attendees also have the opportunity to write personal messages on cards provided, attach to balloons and release at the end of the service. Families that wish to attend can take 11th Street and then enter the Victor Valley Memorial Park and Mortuary on C Street. The service and interment is provided at no charge to families of the lost children and is provided through a community service partnership with Victor Valley Community Hospital and Victor Valley Memorial Park and Mortuary.