Death themed lego sets became a reality last year when ASD – Answering Service for Directors started giving a way the ‘Lego Cemetery’ first exposed by Caleb Wilde via his Facebook Page Confessions of a Funeral Director at funeral conventions across the country.
Yesterday, Caleb did it again when he shared this picture sent to him by a follower named ‘Rachel’
Author Gennady Stolyarov II is raising $5000 to distribute 1000 copies of “Death is Wrong” – the ambitious new children’s book on indefinite life extension – to children, free of cost to them.
Gennady Stolyarov is afraid to die, and not afraid to say so. He also strongly believes that human beings don’t have to die, or at least, will live much, much longer in the future.
Trigard is unveiling their new 12” x 12” cremation memorial, which allows for in-ground interment in a footprint much smaller than traditional cremation memorials – and at a price much lower than you may be paying now.
Funeral and wedding planning go hand in hand. This is hilarious! Must watch.
When you run a national chain of funeral homes and cemeteries, providing sub-par customer service can lead to larger-than-ordinary headaches. Learning that Grandpa Howard’s remains have been mishandled tends to irritate consumers more than a new video game console going on the fritz. Just ask Service Corporation International.
The National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA), the world’s leading and largest funeral service association, has retained Laura C. Green, Ph.D., D.A.B.T., a top environmental health and toxicology scientist. Dr. Green will use her expertise to assist the association with providing tools and resources to help members secure approvals for new crematories.
The 2014 National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA) Professional Women’s Conference will bring together funeral directors, educators, expert presenters and suppliers in a unique, intimate gathering to generate new ideas, foster professional growth and create lasting friendships.
Posers (a person who poses, especially a person who is trendy or fashionable in a superficial way) and guilds (a medieval association of craftsmen or merchants, often having considerable power) are beginning to scurry for cover like roaches when a light turns on in a dark room. The funeral industry is wrought with “experts” providing advice with little to no experienced platform to stand and being propped up by those that are fiercely resisting change.
For years, the National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA) has offered a music license that enables funeral homes to fulfill families’ special music requests without violating federal copyright law. That license does not cover music played during a funeral or memorial service being broadcast over the internet. NFDA is introducing a new funeral webcasting license that will permit funeral homes to legally webcast funerals that include copyrighted music.
The new policy took effect February 18. According to Travelocity blog The Window Seat, the American’s old policy had a fixed, reduced price for each route, and passengers could change their flight as needed. Back in 2004, SmarterTravel found a $40 difference between an American Airlines bereavement fare and the lowest online fare.