Not everyone is cut out to make key decisions when a loved one can't
Plus: steps to take now to assist your loved ones after your death
Tips for childless boomers from the author of a new book
Prepare for unforeseen circumstances to save yourself and your family needless pain
To honor the late Penny Marshall, Next Avenue is republishing this story about her life
This special report will include storytelling, news and information about how to plan for the end of your life in a way that meets your own goals and preferences.