Before Miriam Burbank’s daughters buried her, they decided to have one last party in memory of their mom for friends and family.
FrontRunner Professional has issued a warning to its clients after reports about fraudulent solicitations from individuals claiming to be, or implying that they are, representatives of FrontRunner. The emergence of this concerning practice is both alarming and unacceptable.
Meet The 16-Year-Old Girl Who Lost Her Battle With Thyroid Cancer — And Inspired ‘The Fault In Our Stars’
The character of Hazel Grace Lancaster, a 16-year-old battling cancer in the new film ‘The Fault In Our Stars’ based on the book of the same title, is played by Shailene Woodley.
But Woodley’s character channels someone else, someone real; a young woman named Esther Earl from Beverly, Massachusetts, who lost her battle to thyroid cancer in August of 2010. Earl was 16 when she died.
Answering Service for Directors is pleased to announce the company’s cost-cutting Rewards Program has reached a significant milestone. More than $100,000 in savings have been distributed to funeral professionals under the popular program. Established in 2011, the ASD Rewards Program provides exclusive discounts to ASD clients when they conduct business with participating Rewards Partners.
This awesome photo was submitted by Andrea, who writes:
“I’m pretty sure my 5 yr old son’s teachers hasn’t seen this one before about what dad does for work!”
Andrew, it looks like you have a really awesome dad!
Los Angeles-based photographer Andrew George’s series Right Before I Die is a powerful meditation on life and loss, featuring touching portraits of ordinary people living out their final moments in the face of impending death. Although the end of life is a concept that humans have struggled to confront for thousands of years, the terminally ill subjects of these photos are no longer afraid of dying
Ahh, Father’s Day.
One of the very few holidays during the year where dads everywhere can bask in their reclining La-Z-Boy, eat whatever THEY want for dinner, and be treated like this is their day.
CG Lab’s Inc. is pleased to announce the launch of their flagship product DNA Memorial’s new website www.dnamemorial.com which is specifically designed for both funeral directors and families. “As funeral professionals, we all are aware that cremation is irreversible, DNA is destroyed by cremation, and after burial, disinterment is costly; both emotionally and financially” says Jeff Harbeson of CG Labs.
Back in 2009, Seattle entrepreneurs Matt Pressnall and Minda Brusse saw an opportunity for funeral homes that lacked online marketing expertise and time for social media. “The individual company websites we saw were terrible, and not much has changed,” says Matt Pressnall, a software developer and online marketing veteran. “Negligible website budgets and lack of adoption with online advertising made it difficult to succeed in offering “mom & pop” funeral homes typical website and online advertising solutions.