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New Company Aims to Replace Coffins with Egg-Shaped Burial Pods
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New Company Aims to Replace Coffins with Egg-Shaped Burial Pods

CDFuneralNews - March 4, 2015

Two Italian designers are bringing a new meaning to "family tree." Anna Citelli and Raoul Bretzel proposed a plan to make cemeteries more eco-friendly by replacing headstones with trees.…

RipCemetery, Virtual Cemetery App, Always Have Your Loved Ones With You
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RipCemetery, Virtual Cemetery App, Always Have Your Loved Ones With You

CDFuneralNews - February 12, 2015

With constant connectivity and ubiquitous communications tech impacting all aspects of life, I suppose it’s no surprise that the digital age is spilling over into death as…

How Cemeteries Make Money
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How Cemeteries Make Money

CDFuneralNews - October 19, 2014

At Washington Cemetery in Brooklyn, a weed-whacker sends a spray of grass clippings into the air, as the ground crew weaves in between black and grey tombstones…

Arlington Cemetery Has a Burial Backlog Problem
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Arlington Cemetery Has a Burial Backlog Problem

CDFuneralNews - September 15, 2014

Don R. Sykes was killed in Vietnam on Aug. 12, 1969. Ten days later he was buried in Arlington National Cemetery. His widow, Lorraine Tharp, isn't eligible…

Cemetery Nightmare: Vault with Casket Goes for a Mudslide [VIDEO]
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Cemetery Nightmare: Vault with Casket Goes for a Mudslide [VIDEO]

CDFuneralNews - September 2, 2014

Originally published by: USAtoday.com SPOKANE, Wash. — The Fairmount Memorial Park in north Spokane had an edge give way creating a miniature landslide Friday. The slide carried…

Tour The Beautiful Cemetery Where New York’s Rich And Powerful Were Laid To Rest [PHOTOS]
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Tour The Beautiful Cemetery Where New York’s Rich And Powerful Were Laid To Rest [PHOTOS]

CDFuneralNews - July 21, 2014

Article By Harrison Jacobs, Business Insider Australia Deep in Brooklyn’s interior lies Green-Wood Cemetery, one of the largest and most prominent burial grounds in the United States.…

Arlington Cemetery Marks 150 Years
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Arlington Cemetery Marks 150 Years

CDFuneralNews - July 1, 2014

Arlington National Cemetery's hallowed ground honors American soldiers from many different wars. But as Arlington marks its 150th anniversary this year with tours and events, historians note…

A Gallery of Awkward and Slightly Funny Death-Related Signs
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A Gallery of Awkward and Slightly Funny Death-Related Signs

CDFuneralNews - June 11, 2014

Images found and curated by Caleb Wilde, Confessions of a Funeral Director Which one of these signs do you think is the funniest? Which one of these…

You Think This Weekend Is About Cookouts, Parties and the Beach…But it’s Not
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You Think This Weekend Is About Cookouts, Parties and the Beach…But it’s Not

CDFuneralNews - May 23, 2014

Article by: Jeff Harbeson, The Funeral Commander and The Harbeson Group An American Soldier…A Memorial Day Story. A few years back a friend of mine and I…

Congressional Cemetery: Best Cemetery Ad Ever
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Congressional Cemetery: Best Cemetery Ad Ever

CDFuneralNews - May 5, 2014

There is, it turns out, such a thing as burial humor, and the Congressional Cemetery is all about it. While the historic cemetery in Hill East boasts…