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Should This Cemetery Back Down?
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Should This Cemetery Back Down?

CDFuneralNews - April 28, 2014

For one father, a simple headstone isn't enough to honor his fallen son, a Navy veteran. Standing Rock Cemetery contends Fred Molai is breaking the rules with 8-foot…

World’s First Lesbian-Only Cemetery Opening In Germany
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World’s First Lesbian-Only Cemetery Opening In Germany

CDFuneralNews - April 6, 2014

A new burial area for lesbians only is being inaugurated this weekend in a two-century-old cemetery in the German capital. A 400-square-meter (4,300-square-foot) area of the Lutheran…

StoneMor Partners Drops $53.8 Million In Cash For SCI Properties
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StoneMor Partners Drops $53.8 Million In Cash For SCI Properties

CDFuneralNews - April 3, 2014

StoneMor Partners L.P.  announced today that it has signed definitive agreements to purchase 9 funeral homes, 12 cemeteries and 2 crematories from Service Corporation International for an…

The Environmental Impact of Funerals (Infographic)
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The Environmental Impact of Funerals (Infographic)

CDFuneralNews - March 23, 2014

Contributed by: qeepr.com It is often said that death is a cycle whereupon the body, carbon and a person’s essence are returned to the earth. What this…

How Some Graves at Hollywood Forever Have Stayed Forever Green
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How Some Graves at Hollywood Forever Have Stayed Forever Green

CDFuneralNews - March 12, 2014

It’s hard to remember that the Hollywood Forever Cemetery that now plays host to James Blake concerts and showings of “Point Break” had fallen into disuse and…

How Fedex Drivers Honor Fellow Employee
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How Fedex Drivers Honor Fellow Employee

CDFuneralNews - March 6, 2014

These heart-warming pictures were shared by a FedEx delivery driver on reddit. They show how hundreds FedEx Express drivers commemorated a fallen fellow employee and friend. They rounded up…

Bill Would End Wisconsin’s 80-Year-Old prohibition on Cemeteries Owning Funeral Homes
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Bill Would End Wisconsin’s 80-Year-Old prohibition on Cemeteries Owning Funeral Homes

CDFuneralNews - February 17, 2014

When Kevin Pagenkopf's son told his first-grade teacher what he wants to be when he grows up, she didn't expect him to say funeral director. Pagenkopf said…

Funeral Home Opens Kiosks In California Malls
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Funeral Home Opens Kiosks In California Malls

CDFuneralNews - February 3, 2014

We eat there, buy our clothes there and some people suspect teenagers may actually live there. So perhaps it was just a matter of time until funeral…

Dead Biker Embalmed Riding Harley, Buried in Giant Transparent Casket
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Dead Biker Embalmed Riding Harley, Buried in Giant Transparent Casket

CDFuneralNews - February 2, 2014

Years before Billy Standley died on Sunday, he planned out every detail of his funeral: He bought up the three plots next to his wife's grave, had…

FTC Releases List of 91 Properties to be Divested In SCI/Stewart Acquisition
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FTC Releases List of 91 Properties to be Divested In SCI/Stewart Acquisition

Ryan Thogmartin - December 23, 2013

Service Corporation International, the country’s largest funeral services provider, said Monday it has agreed to sell off 91 properties to resolve the Federal Trade Commission’s antitrust concerns…