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Honor Loved Ones at Lake Regional Butterfly Release Aug. 27

Friday, August 12, 2022

If you are grieving a loved one — whether the loss was recent or years ago — Lake Regional Hospice invites you to honor their memory at the Lake Regional Memorial Butterfly Release at 9 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 27, at Osage Beach City Park.

This free event is open to all, regardless of whether your loved one used hospice. It will include opening music, poetry, reflections, a remembrance using loved ones’ names, a benediction and a beautiful butterfly release. Light refreshments will be provided. Come alone or with family and friends. Children are welcome. Feel free to bring a picture or memento of your loved one.

Those who would like to support Lake Regional Hospice may submit donations at Those who give $25 or more may submit a loved one’s name for the event program. Please submit donations by Thursday, Aug. 18, to be included on the program, and please use the comment box at the bottom of the form to provide your loved one’s name.

Hospice provides what the majority of Americans say they want at the end of life — the chance to spend their time at home, with support for them and their family members. Read the story of a local hospice family to learn the difference this care makes.