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Funeral Director Caleb Wilde Posts Irreverent Thoughts on Death
Caleb Wilde
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Caleb Wilde
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Funeral Director Caleb Wilde Posts Irreverent Thoughts on Death

CDFuneralNews - March 16, 2014

Most days, Caleb Wilde is a funeral director, discreetly making burial arrangements and guiding survivors in a time of loss. But in his off hours Wilde has…

A Beeping Day in the Funeral Business
Caleb Wilde
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Caleb Wilde
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A Beeping Day in the Funeral Business

Caleb Wilde - March 9, 2014

Post from: Caleb Wilde, CalebWilde.com It was late summer.  I had worked a 70 hour week, capped off with a Saturday funeral that lasted (viewing to burial)…

10 Thoughts in Defense of Funeral Selfies
Caleb Wilde
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Caleb Wilde
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10 Thoughts in Defense of Funeral Selfies

Caleb Wilde - February 18, 2014

article by: Caleb Wilde, CalebWilde.com As is often the case, we tend to get house calls in the middle of snow storms.  And this past week was…

Help Us, Social Media. You Are Our Only Hope
Caleb Wilde
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Caleb Wilde
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Help Us, Social Media. You Are Our Only Hope

Caleb Wilde - January 15, 2014

Article provided by Caleb Wilde, Confessions of a Funeral Director The funeral industry is too often known for its worst practitioners. The practitioners who take financial advantage…

Trying to Make Sense of a Tragic Death
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Caleb Wilde
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Trying to Make Sense of a Tragic Death

Caleb Wilde - December 15, 2013

Article by: Caleb Wilde, Confessions of a Funeral Director I picked up the phone with my rehearsed, “Hello.  This is the Wilde Funeral Home.  Caleb speaking.”  The…

Funeral Director Caleb Wilde Featured on NBCNEWS.com
Caleb Wilde
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Caleb Wilde
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Funeral Director Caleb Wilde Featured on NBCNEWS.com

CDFuneralNews - November 17, 2013

He tweets. He blogs. He embalms. Caleb Wilde is a sixth-generation mortician, working for the family business in small-town Pennsylvania — a Victorian-style funeral home where the…

The Day the Pallbearers Dropped the Casket [Caleb Wilde]
Caleb Wilde
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Caleb Wilde
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The Day the Pallbearers Dropped the Casket [Caleb Wilde]

Caleb Wilde - November 7, 2013

Article from Caleb Wilde, CalebWilde.com The worst thing that every happened at one of our funerals, happened a little over three years ago, during a combination snow…

Ten Things About Embalming
Caleb Wilde
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Caleb Wilde
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Ten Things About Embalming

Caleb Wilde - October 9, 2013

Article from Caleb Wilde, CalebWilde.com One.  It’s weird. Yes, we lay a nekked person on a table and take out their blood, replacing said blood with embalming…

The Tragic Story of the Generous Funeral Director
Caleb Wilde
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Caleb Wilde
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The Tragic Story of the Generous Funeral Director

Caleb Wilde - October 1, 2013

Article provided by Caleb Wilde, Confessions of a Funeral Director   The following is a fictitious story based on all too real trends in the funeral industry.…

The Undertaker – Poem
Caleb Wilde
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Caleb Wilde
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The Undertaker – Poem

Ryan Thogmartin - September 10, 2013

Originally posted on CalebWilde.com (The gender pronouns are slightly outdated in this poem, but it’s easy enough to substitute she for he.) Written by Darlene Rush This…