Summerville, SC – SIMPLICITY: Lowcountry Cremation and Burial Services Inc., the area’s premier value-oriented alternative to the high cost…
FrontRunner Professional has released new video condolence technology that will allow families to leave condolences in video format on…
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.
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.
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.
On the heels of the Custom Product Series launch and an exciting new collaboration with Precoa, Physicians Mutual has another big announcement: Vice President Brice Ballard now leads the Company’s preneed distribution.
FrontRunner Professional has announced a new crowdfunding tool, in partnership with GoFundMe, that will enable funeral professionals to offer families a dignified channel for receiving support during times of loss.
The Signature Group announced today that it has acquired DeVargas Funeral Home and Crematory from Johnny DeVargas.
Pictured Above (left to right): Mark Waterston, Cremation Society of Minnesota; Bob Bukala, President and CEO of Foundation Partners Group;…
For some families, a funeral can be an unexpected and significant financial burden. The National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA) is pleased to exclusively endorse LendingUSA, an at-need financing solution for families that may have difficulty paying for their loved one’s funeral.
Aftercare.com announced today that the popular Aftercare Card Program is now available in Spanish. Funeral homes and cemeteries can now enroll a family and choose to send the Spanish version of our cards and survey.
Sich Caskets has announced the winner of their second monthly “Year of the Funeral Director” casket giveaway, Todd Schrag. Mr. Schrag is a funeral director at Roper and Sons Funeral Home in Lincoln, Nebraska.
Director Resources (a cash flow / profitability company) announced today that they are unveiling a new program under their MemorialFunding.org banner that will finance funerals / memorial…
Over 700 people attended the 2017 Iowa Funeral Directors Association (IFDA) Convention last week in Altoona. This was the second consecutive year that the convention was held in Altoona at Prairie Meadows Hotel & Conference Center.
Passare, Inc. is pleased to announce an integration with Frazer Consultants, a web design company that offers cutting-edge personalization and technology products to funeral professionals.
Consolidated Funeral Services announced today a partnership with Aftercare.com, offering their funeral homes an effortless aftercare program. Funeral homes know they need to keep in touch with their families after the services are over, but often find it difficult and time-consuming.
With deep gratitude for his leadership and vision, the Board and staff of the International Cemetery, Cremation and Funeral Association (ICCFA) announce the upcoming retirement of its Executive Director and General Counsel, Robert M. "Bob" Fells, Esq. Fells will be retiring as Executive Director effective July 1, 2017, but will continue in his role as General Counsel.
Batesville, the nation’s largest casket manufacturer and leading provider of comprehensive solutions to the death care industry, announced that Randy Obermeyer, manager of the company’s logistics terminal in Batesville, Indiana, has been named a 2017 Truck Fleet Innovator by Heavy Duty Trucking.