In my family, we don’t really talk about death. But, every now and then, we joke about it. For some reason, there is a running joke among my immediate family about how my parents will die. Specifically, my brother and I will come home for Thanksgiving one year and find them decomposing on the couch.
A grieving relative has been blocked her from cremating her aunt in a cardboard coffin by penpushers because it is ‘too dangerous. Marianne Stevens, 73, ordered a brightly coloured, cardboard coffin painted with flowers for her ‘favourite’ aunt who died of brain cancer aged 90.
On Wednesday, the 70-year-old Washington Township mechanic took his last ride in one — a black Cadillac hearse — from Roth-Muir Funeral Home in Romeo to his final resting place at Mt. Vernon Cemetery.
The first ever ConnectingDirectors.com photo challenge has been a huge hit! We had over 20 submissions for our #CDhearseSelfie photo challenge and have narrowed down the Top 5 finalist!
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Remember the #funeralselfie craze that took the internet by storm last year? Well, there are many of you who participated in riding the popularity of this hashtag! So, we decided our first PHOTO Challenge would be a hearse selfie (#CDhearseselfie) challenge. And y’all delivered!
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House Bill 2122 sponsored by Delegate George Ambler, R-Greenbrier, would make photographing a corpse a fineable offense unless it was done by law enforcement or for crime scene analysis. The bill also makes an exception for those taking pictures at a funeral, wake or memorial.
Do you have a clean and plentiful refreshment area? Keurig and Nespresso machines are a small investment that make a big impact. They also don’t require much maintenance.
Instead of a water cooler, how about a small refrigerator with water and soft drinks? The simple additions are endless.
There are many simple solutions to creating an inviting environment. What are some personal touches you incorporate in your funeral home?
FuneralTech introduces their Online Donation program, that is incorporated in to all of our customer’s online tribute pages. By utilizing our Online Donation program our funeral home customers offer their visitors a way to make a donation, using either a credit card or making a pledge, to either a family preferred charity or a charity of their choosing.
This article provides a great perspective on the controversial new reality show ‘Wrestling with Death’.
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