Family caretakers are also taking the time to prepare obits for themselves and family members before the time of passing. Seventy-two year-old Ellen Gower started writing her own obit as well as one for her 78-year-old husband.
“When you write your own, you can fashion it as lightheartedly or as seriously as YOU would like, and hopefully the way it's written, in addition to the content, will help to convey a sense of who you were,'' Gower said.
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