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SIMPLICITY: Low Country Cremation and Burial Services Opens Second Location
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SIMPLICITY: Low Country Cremation and Burial Services Opens Second Location

CDFuneralNews - July 20, 2017

Summerville, SC – SIMPLICITY: Lowcountry Cremation and Burial Services Inc., the area’s premier value-oriented alternative to the high cost of traditional funeral homes, has announced the opening…

FrontRunner Professional Releases New Video Condolence Technology
Funeral Industry Press Releases
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Funeral Industry Press Releases
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FrontRunner Professional Releases New Video Condolence Technology

CDFuneralNews - July 20, 2017

FrontRunner Professional has released new video condolence technology that will allow families to leave condolences in video format on a funeral home's website through the Book of…

299 SECONDS OF INFO HOTTER THAN A BURNING CREMATORY | DISRUPTu! 029
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299 SECONDS OF INFO HOTTER THAN A BURNING CREMATORY | DISRUPTu! 029

Ryan Thogmartin - July 19, 2017

Spend the next 299 seconds doing something valuable for your funeral home. Watch this video. In the next 299 seconds Ryan answers these three questions: 1. When…

NFDA Cremation and Burial Report Shows Rate of Cremation at All-time High
Cremation
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Cremation
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NFDA Cremation and Burial Report Shows Rate of Cremation at All-time High

CDFuneralNews - July 19, 2017

The rate of cremation in the United States is at an all-time high and surpassed the rate of burial for the second year in a row according to the National Funeral Directors Association’s (NFDA) 2017 Cremation and Burial Report.

The Cremation Logs: CANA Launches Blog
Funeral Industry Press Releases
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Funeral Industry Press Releases
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The Cremation Logs: CANA Launches Blog

CDFuneralNews - July 19, 2017

There’s a new place online where cremation experts share their take on the latest news and trends—and offer up some creative advice

Batesville Sponsors Keynote Dr. Kathleen Hall at 80th Annual NFDMA Exposition
Funeral Industry Press Releases
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Funeral Industry Press Releases
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Batesville Sponsors Keynote Dr. Kathleen Hall at 80th Annual NFDMA Exposition

CDFuneralNews - July 19, 2017

Batesville, the leading provider of high quality products and profit-enhancing solutions to today’s death care professionals, is proud to welcome Dr. Kathleen Hall, founder and CEO of The Stress Institute and Mindful Living Network, to the  80th annual National Funeral Directors and Morticians Association (NFDMA) convention, July 31 – August 2 in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.

NFDA Policy Board Elects Pasquale Folino and Dutch Nie to Serve on Board of Directors
Funeral Industry Press Releases
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Funeral Industry Press Releases
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NFDA Policy Board Elects Pasquale Folino and Dutch Nie to Serve on Board of Directors

CDFuneralNews - July 18, 2017

The National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA) Policy Board met on July 14 in Coeur d’Alene, ID, and elected Pasquale S. Folino, CFSP, CCO, of Thomas L. Neilan & Sons in new London, Conn., and Douglas "Dutch" R. Nie II, CFSP, CCO, of Nie Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service in Ann Arbor, Mich., to serve as at-large representatives on the association's Board of Directors.

Funeral Home Owner Daryl R. Berry Wins June Sich Casket Giveaway
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Funeral Industry Press Releases
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Funeral Home Owner Daryl R. Berry Wins June Sich Casket Giveaway

CDFuneralNews - July 18, 2017

Sich Casket has announced the winner of their monthly “Year of the Funeral Director” casket giveaway for June. The winner, Daryl R. Berry is the owner, funeral director and embalmer of Lyon-DeWitt-Berry Funeral Home in Campbellsville, Kentucky.

San Francisco Agreed to Exhume 150,000 Bodies in 1914. Why it Happened is Fascinating.
Cemetery
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Cemetery
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San Francisco Agreed to Exhume 150,000 Bodies in 1914. Why it Happened is Fascinating.

Justin Crowe - July 17, 2017

Just 10 miles south of San Francisco is a small town called Colma which is home to 1,600 living residents and 1.5 million dead ones. How did Colma end up so… dead?

Chicago Archdiocese Opens First Cremation Garden in a Cemetery
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Cremation
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Chicago Archdiocese Opens First Cremation Garden in a Cemetery

CDFuneralNews - July 17, 2017

Amid the sound of cascading water, Claire Thom and her sister Lori Van Buren ambled through a maze of orange day lilies, bronze markers, maple trees and granite benches Monday in search of their parents' final resting place.

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SIMPLICITY: Low Country Cremation and Burial Services Opens Second Location
Funeral Industry Press Releases
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Funeral Industry Press Releases
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SIMPLICITY: Low Country Cremation and Burial Services Opens Second Location

CDFuneralNews - July 20, 2017

Summerville, SC – SIMPLICITY: Lowcountry Cremation and Burial Services Inc., the area’s premier value-oriented alternative to the high cost of traditional funeral homes, has announced the opening…

FrontRunner Professional Releases New Video Condolence Technology
Funeral Industry Press Releases
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Funeral Industry Press Releases
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FrontRunner Professional Releases New Video Condolence Technology

CDFuneralNews - July 20, 2017

FrontRunner Professional has released new video condolence technology that will allow families to leave condolences in video format on a funeral home's website through the Book of…

299 SECONDS OF INFO HOTTER THAN A BURNING CREMATORY | DISRUPTu! 029
DISRUPTu
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DISRUPTu
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299 SECONDS OF INFO HOTTER THAN A BURNING CREMATORY | DISRUPTu! 029

Ryan Thogmartin - July 19, 2017

Spend the next 299 seconds doing something valuable for your funeral home. Watch this video. In the next 299 seconds Ryan answers these three questions: 1. When…

NFDA Cremation and Burial Report Shows Rate of Cremation at All-time High
Cremation
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Cremation
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NFDA Cremation and Burial Report Shows Rate of Cremation at All-time High

CDFuneralNews - July 19, 2017

The rate of cremation in the United States is at an all-time high and surpassed the rate of burial for the second year in a row according to the National Funeral Directors Association’s (NFDA) 2017 Cremation and Burial Report.

The Cremation Logs: CANA Launches Blog
Funeral Industry Press Releases
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Funeral Industry Press Releases
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The Cremation Logs: CANA Launches Blog

CDFuneralNews - July 19, 2017

There’s a new place online where cremation experts share their take on the latest news and trends—and offer up some creative advice

Batesville Sponsors Keynote Dr. Kathleen Hall at 80th Annual NFDMA Exposition
Funeral Industry Press Releases
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Funeral Industry Press Releases
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Batesville Sponsors Keynote Dr. Kathleen Hall at 80th Annual NFDMA Exposition

CDFuneralNews - July 19, 2017

Batesville, the leading provider of high quality products and profit-enhancing solutions to today’s death care professionals, is proud to welcome Dr. Kathleen Hall, founder and CEO of The Stress Institute and Mindful Living Network, to the  80th annual National Funeral Directors and Morticians Association (NFDMA) convention, July 31 – August 2 in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.

NFDA Policy Board Elects Pasquale Folino and Dutch Nie to Serve on Board of Directors
Funeral Industry Press Releases
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Funeral Industry Press Releases
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NFDA Policy Board Elects Pasquale Folino and Dutch Nie to Serve on Board of Directors

CDFuneralNews - July 18, 2017

The National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA) Policy Board met on July 14 in Coeur d’Alene, ID, and elected Pasquale S. Folino, CFSP, CCO, of Thomas L. Neilan & Sons in new London, Conn., and Douglas "Dutch" R. Nie II, CFSP, CCO, of Nie Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service in Ann Arbor, Mich., to serve as at-large representatives on the association's Board of Directors.

Funeral Home Owner Daryl R. Berry Wins June Sich Casket Giveaway
Funeral Industry Press Releases
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Funeral Industry Press Releases
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Funeral Home Owner Daryl R. Berry Wins June Sich Casket Giveaway

CDFuneralNews - July 18, 2017

Sich Casket has announced the winner of their monthly “Year of the Funeral Director” casket giveaway for June. The winner, Daryl R. Berry is the owner, funeral director and embalmer of Lyon-DeWitt-Berry Funeral Home in Campbellsville, Kentucky.

San Francisco Agreed to Exhume 150,000 Bodies in 1914. Why it Happened is Fascinating.
Cemetery
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Cemetery
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San Francisco Agreed to Exhume 150,000 Bodies in 1914. Why it Happened is Fascinating.

Justin Crowe - July 17, 2017

Just 10 miles south of San Francisco is a small town called Colma which is home to 1,600 living residents and 1.5 million dead ones. How did Colma end up so… dead?

Chicago Archdiocese Opens First Cremation Garden in a Cemetery
Cremation
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Cremation
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Chicago Archdiocese Opens First Cremation Garden in a Cemetery

CDFuneralNews - July 17, 2017

Amid the sound of cascading water, Claire Thom and her sister Lori Van Buren ambled through a maze of orange day lilies, bronze markers, maple trees and granite benches Monday in search of their parents' final resting place.

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Who is in Control of Your Obituaries? Legacy.com Sold Two Weeks Ago
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Who is in Control of Your Obituaries? Legacy.com Sold Two Weeks Ago

Ryan Thogmartin - May 2, 2012

I am not sure how we missed this, but we did and I apologize. On April 10th Legacy.com Inc was sold to Great Hill Partners in a…

Living in “The Dash” is getting Funeral Homes Fined $7,500
Contributors
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Contributors
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Living in “The Dash” is getting Funeral Homes Fined $7,500

Ryan Thogmartin - May 8, 2012

I got an email a few weeks ago from someone in the industry who said many funeral homes have received a copyright letter from the legal department of Linda Ellis…

[Exclusive] Batesville Has a Big Problem…Their Endura Vault Won’t Stay in The Ground [Picture]
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[Exclusive] Batesville Has a Big Problem…Their Endura Vault Won’t Stay in The Ground [Picture]

CDFuneralNews - May 24, 2012

We first started talking about the Batesville Endura Vault back in September 2010 when they were holding “Demo Days” across the country to introduce larger markets to…

Should I Just Pull The Plug On This Site?
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Should I Just Pull The Plug On This Site?

Ryan Thogmartin - June 13, 2012

A few months ago I posted a reply I made to a blogger who wrote an article titled, "When Social Media is Not Right for You" and used the…

Beware, It’s A Scam
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Beware, It’s A Scam

CDFuneralNews - December 10, 2012

The following alert comes from Ian Vosper, one of our faithful readers and President/CEO of Sequel Select Inc. Ian shared this with us via email: My friend,…

Tributes.com vs Legacy.com: Who is Providing the Value?
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Contributors
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Tributes.com vs Legacy.com: Who is Providing the Value?

Ryan Thogmartin - May 7, 2012

 In a recent article I shared my true dislike for Legacy.com and how I really see absolutely no value for funeral homes in the services they provide. Legacy.com is grabbing the…

The Entire Funeral Profession Freaked Out Over This Picture
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The Entire Funeral Profession Freaked Out Over This Picture

CDFuneralNews - March 14, 2016

This photo was grabbed from the nationally televised funeral of past first lady Nancy Reagan. The uprise has been around how the casket isn't anywhere near being…

The Problem is Not Cremation…
Alan Creedy
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Alan Creedy
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The Problem is Not Cremation…

Alan Creedy - March 15, 2012

Article By: Alan Creedy, FuneralHomeConsulting.org …The problem is cowardice!! There, it’s been said. Plain and simple:  We have been unwilling to stand up for what we believe…

Funeral Processions Are An Inconvenience and Should Be Outlawed
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Death Discussions
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Funeral Processions Are An Inconvenience and Should Be Outlawed

CDFuneralNews - September 3, 2014

Now before you get all bend out of shape please note that this is not the opinion of ConnectingDirectors.com and we do not feel this way at…

Funeral Directors Must Wear Black, It’s a Commandment!
Caleb Wilde
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Caleb Wilde
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Funeral Directors Must Wear Black, It’s a Commandment!

Caleb Wilde - March 7, 2012

This article comes from Caleb Wilde's blog, Confessions of a Funeral Directors. Caleb's articles are very thought provoking and sometimes very humorous. The following article fits that…

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