5) Patti Fitchett

Patti Fitchett is a funeral director, and a celebrant of unique memorial services, funerals and memorial events. Patti is an accomplished public speaker and actress who brings her down to earth and approachable demeanor to the difficult topic of death and dying. She is also the author of Matters of Life & Death, a monthly column in the Kenosha News, in which she shares her experiences, both poignant and humorous, about working with people who grieve. You can find some of her writing on Facebook at Grief Blossoms. She hopes that sharing her stories and hearing yours will help to demystify conversations about death and funeral service for families, communities and organizations.

Check out her work as Writer-In-Residence
New Writer in da House!
Obits For Beginners
Writer Chick
What’s Your Story?
6th Street Love
Obit Workshop
Ask a Mortician
Sports & Art
Arts-ing Around Town
Do you sing?
The Soul of a Poet
Writers Unite!