CG Labs, Inc. (www.cglabscorp.com) announces the appointment of Kate Hamilton, Paul McEvoy and Colin McAteer as exclusive representatives of DNA Memorial (www.dnammemorial.com) operating as DNA Memorial Ireland/United Kingdom. The IE/UK team is composed of experienced funeral and business professionals providing funeral directors training, products and services offered by DNA Memorial.
We are pleased to announce the 2014 Veterans Design & Presentation Contest winner. Myers Mortuary of Brigham City, UT was awarded the Grand Prize for their submission. Watch video below.
Anyone who’s spent any time driving has been caught by one. They’re hard to miss. A long line of cars with orange flags flying, their headlights on and their emergency flashers blinking. They run every light that gets in their way and hold up traffic and generally get in the way.
FuneralTech has just launched their industry leading management system on the cloud. The MiMS program that thousands of funeral directors have come to know and love is now being launched on the cloud. Cloud Based MiMS has all of the features that the desktop version offers however you can use any device to access your data including PC/Mac Computers, Tablets and Smart phones.
The Fairmount Memorial Park in north Spokane had an edge give way creating a miniature landslide Friday.
The slide carried a vault holding a casket about 12 feet down a hill in what the cemetery’s CEO Denny York described as a “freak accident.”
An Oklahoma City K-9 police dog was laid to rest on August 28 with full honors after being stabbed to death by a burglary suspect on August 24. Kye was three-years-old. The funeral was open to the public and attracted broad support from the community, along with other canine handlers and their partners from across the state.
There’s nothing unusual about planning for death. Lots of people write a will and some even set aside money to cover their funeral costs. That’s sensible. But in Japan, preparing for one’s end has turned into a macabre craze.
The owners of a Chicago funeral home are offering to pay rent for a year to provide a home for the family of a Jackie Robinson West Little League player, after learning they are homeless.
“Modern Cremation Urns” as seen in the Fresh Pond Crematory, Long Island, New York, in 1896.
Who knew that this blog post would be such an exercise in self-reflection? It’s weird to calm my brain down for a few minutes and pause to think about mistakes and mis-steps I’ve made since the inception of my business