Niagara Gazette

November 18, 2013

Niagara Hospice sets Light-A-Tree ceremony

Staff reports
Niagara Gazette

Niagara Gazette — The Niagara Hospice Alliance will host its annual Light-A-Life Memorial Tree Lighting Ceremony at 4 p.m. Dec. 7 under the Dominic Lariccia Family Pavilion behind Niagara Hospice House, 4675 Sunset Drive, Lockport.

Guests will enjoy horse-drawn wagon rides, live music, refreshments including a coffee and hot chocolate bar, followed by a non-denominational tree lighting service lead by the Niagara Hospice Bereavement Department.

The pavilion will be heated and have sides, however guests are advised to dress for weather conditions.

The community is invited to pay tribute to loved ones who have passed away, and to take the opportunity to share memories with others while supporting the network of services provided by Niagara Hospice.

To memorialize a loved one and have his or her name displayed on the Light-A-Life tree, call Niagara Hospice at 280-0766 or visit

Other commemorative memorial items are also available for a small donation. Orders will be taken through Dec. 2.