Hospice planning holiday remembrance event

Franciscan VNS St. Francis Hospice is hosting a program for the community to help remember departed loved ones during the holiday season.

The Season of Sharing — Christmas Remembrance program will start at 7 p.m.  Thursday at Southport Presbyterian Church, 7525 McFarland Blvd., Indianapolis.

The community is invited to a special candle-lighting ceremony and share an anecdote or memory about a loved one.

Each family is encouraged to bring a photo and display it on the table of honor. There also will be special choir and soloist music and the singing of Christmas carols, along with refreshments.

For more information about this event, contact Karla Riggs Norton at 528-2636 karla.norton@franciscanalliance.org; or Jeff Hauersperger at 528-2099 jeffrey.hauersperger@franciscanalliance.org.