Japan has the oldest population in the world and in the next 50 years it is set to shrink by 40 million, leading to its end-of-life industry booming.
Death is the least understood subject known to man. And it’s pretty rare that people want to talk about it, think about it, or plan for it. But thankfully, a few brave souls have set out to tackle the topic of death and dying with 6 thought-provoking books.
Hundreds of Vanessa Collier’s friends and family gathered Saturday at New Hope Ministries, sitting before an open casket that held the woman they loved, when suddenly the minister overseeing her funeral stopped the service.
ICCFA, Colma Education Partner To Offer Live Streaming Video and Recordings Free to Wide World of Sales Conference Attendees
The International Cemetery, Cremation and Funeral Association has partnered with Colma Education to offer attendees of the ICCFA Wide World of Sales Conference access to live streaming video and session recordings free of charge.
Addison joined the FDLIC team in 2012 as the first participant in the company’s Leadership Development Academy (LDA), a program designed to grow and develop promising young leaders.
A circa 1930s photo of a worker at the Gorham Bronze foundry in Providence, Rhode Island. Until the mid-1970s, bronze was the primary medium for creating cremation urns.
Here’s what funeral professionals are saying about new funeral home reality show ‘Wrestling with Death’: I watched the 1st episode online. It just makes me roll my eyes. Yes, it is straight up backwoods!
Funeral professionals are pissed and think this is going to be awful for our profession. Read below for more reactions.
Mortuary Lift Company introduces the Ceiling-less Gantry System – a lightweight, portable lift that eliminates the need for ceiling installation. This “go anywhere” gantry brings convenience, increased productivity and a morale boost to funeral homes.
Wilbert Funeral Services’ Commemorating First Responders Program Helps 114 Fallen First Responder Families In 2014
The families of 114 fallen first responders were served in 2014 by Commemorating First Responders, a philanthropic program of Wilbert Funeral Services, Inc. (WFSI) and its Licensees. The program donates burial vaults and urns and a graveside service to first responders who have died in the line of duty.
Passare, Inc., a trusted and relevant source for End of Life planning and management, today announced the release of the company’s “Best of 2014 End of Life Infographics” collection to kick off the new year. Highlighting a wide range of End of Life (EOL) topics, Passare’s Infographics