On behalf of the staff and residents of The Laurels of Mt. Vernon, please accept our deepest sympathies for your loss. Our hearts go out to you and your family during this time of sorrow.
Finding Comfort through Music
When coping with grief, it's often difficult to find time for yourself - time to reflect, remember and heal. Many people find that meditative music is comforting because it helps them experience that kind of quality time. Just scroll further down this page to begin listening.
About Pianist Henry Wiens
Sharing Comfort features the piano artistry of Henry Wiens. Henry's talent was very evident by age 13 when he began accompanying singing in his father/pastor's Upper Michigan church.
His gentle healing music is now widely known and loved via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon Music, YouTube Music and Spotify.
Please select songs by clicking on the albums below. They reflect a variety of themes including inspirational, religious, patriotic, classical and Christmas.
You may find "one song that brings back a thousand memories..."
Video Series with Personal Stories
7 Videos by David Kessler
How to Survive The Loss Of A Parent: A Guide for Adults by Lois F. Akner
Meditations For Grieving Widows by Ellen Sue Stern
Be Strong For me: A Young Widower Remembers by Mark Adkino (audio cassette)
Finding Meaning: The Sixth Stage of Grief by David Kessler
The Art of Losing: Poems of Grief and Healing, edited by Kevin Young