Donna Peizer

Donna’s path to becoming an end-of-life doula is personal. While living in rural Colorado, Donna volunteered with Crestone End of Life, an organization that holds open-air cremations. When she returned to California in 2017, Donna wanted to continue her work helping families.

  • June 30, 2020    |   Economic Liberty First Amendment

    California End-of-Life Doulas

    State Funeral Bureau opposes resurgence of a meaningful American tradition

    Retirees Akhila Murphy and Donna Peizer are end-of-life doulas in rural California who help families plan and hold home funerals. An end-of-life doula assists in the last stage of life and transition to death. A doula may play the following roles: helping plan for the end of a person’s life; being present in the days…

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