Hall of Fame Plaques and Signs by Trigard in Danville, Illinois, joined forces with Regimental Sign Company in Washington D.C. to recreate an emblem for the Battle of Normandy monument on Omaha beach in Normandy. The bronze emblem created was to honor the 348th Engineering Combat Battalion who fought to take control of the beach to end the war in 1944
You attended the funeral, cried some real tears, laughed some real laughs, enjoyed the memories of the one who is gone. Finally, you hugged the ones who lost the most.
Once the funeral was over and the day was done, you went home. Back to life, back to love, back to those who make your world complete. You went to a funeral, and then you went home.
We all lose, but someone that day, went to a funeral and didn’t want to go home.
Two Wisconsin National Guard members were dropped from a funeral honor unit and no longer have full-time jobs with the Guard after a photo of soldiers clowning around near an empty, flag-draped coffin appeared on social media sites, a spokesman said. Spc. Terry Harrison and Sgt. Luis Jimenez were suspended in February after veterans and others expressed outrage about the photo.
I am a 19 year old kid and a new funeral director about to meet with one of the first families of my career, and I receive some direct instructions from my supervising FDIC. He is clear and firm and says to me, “David, whatever you do, do not let them bring a bunch of stuff in to the visitation or do anything like that…we don’t do that stuff here. We are a traditional funeral home and we do things the right way here. Besides, the church won’t want us to bring a bunch of pictures and things there either.”
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There are so many ways to die early. What follows is a list of activities, from the ordinary to the extraordinary, and your chances of dying from them.
Some funeral companies are spending upwards of $50 per day to acquire Facebook Page likes – what they don’t know is a majority of these are fake and they are wasting hundreds of dollars.
Below we discuss how to avoid paying for fake Facebook followers and how to acquire real targeted followers that will engage.
This is a problem more female funeral directors have then their male counterparts – teary eyes equals black mascara runs across your cheeks.
Last week we posted a question about waterproof make-up originally asked by The Blonde Morticia on her popular facebook page – the question was well received by our female readers so we went in search of a real-world article that reviewed waterproof mascara.
We found a review of four waterproof mascaras published on ELLE.com, you can check it out below:
In what could be a first-of-its-kind case in Florida, a state appeals court Wednesday weighed into a burial dispute and said the cremated remains of a man are not “property” under law.