The National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA) Certified Crematory Operator (CCO) Program is off to a strong start in 2014. The CCO designation has been conferred on 160 funeral professionals to-date this year; they join the 131 funeral directors who earned the designation after the program launched in September 2013.
Tributes.com, the online source for local and national obituary news, announced today that they have partnered with research engine FindTheBest to enrich its database of genealogy records.
As CG Labs, Inc.’s flagship brand, DNA Memorial www.dnamemorial.com provides funeral consumers, through appointed funeral homes, the ability to collect and bank their deceased loved ones DNA. Says Harbeson, “Having been in the funeral industry for over 13 years, I’m excited to be on the forefront of an industry issue rather than catching up.
ike Beardsley has announced his retirement from full time service as Vice President, Sales & Marketing for Thacker Caskets, Inc. Mike will continue on with Thacker in an active consulting role, and be available for work on special projects.
Life Celebration, Inc., a growing community of funeral homes that embraces a systematic approach to creating memorable and meaningful funeral experiences for families, recently redesigned the company’s website. The newly reorganized and revamped site now provides a more dynamic look and feel to visitors.
Whether controlled on a smaller cell phone screen or a larger screen such as an iPad or tablet, the Mobile Manager uses responsive technology that auto-adjusts its sizing to be highly functional on any sized device.
The Signature Series line consist of two models – the SS1 single screen model and the SS2 dual screen model. Both models are manufactured with precision CNC manufacturing and can be engraved with any text or even a logo.
10. A funeral director knows how to stretch a dollar so far beyond capacity that extreme couponers would be seething with envy.
Ward Group, a leading provider of benchmarking and best practices studies for insurance companies, has included Homesteaders Life Company in its 2014 list of 50 top performing life and health insurers in the United States. This recognition marks the sixth consecutive year that Homesteaders has been included in this list.
When you die, should your loved ones have access to your Facebook, Yahoo and other online accounts?
A group of influential lawyers says yes, unless you specify otherwise in a will.