The Ward Group has recently named Funeral Directors Life Insurance Company (FDLIC) as one of the top 50 insurance companies in the United States for 2014. FDLIC was recognized for the fourth consecutive year for achieving excellent results in the areas of safety, consistency, and performance.
The International Cemetery, Cremation and Funeral Association is asking its members if it should continue to print a hard copy version of its annual Buyer’s Guide & Membership Directory.
Deep in Brooklyn’s interior lies Green-Wood Cemetery, one of the largest and most prominent burial grounds in the United States.
In the 19th and early 20th centuries, Green-Wood was a premier final destination, housing the remains of New York City’s elite in fields as varied as business, art, industry, and politics.
The National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA) Certified Crematory Operator (CCO) Program is off to a strong start in 2014. The CCO designation has been conferred on 160 funeral professionals to-date this year; they join the 131 funeral directors who earned the designation after the program launched in September 2013.
Tributes.com, the online source for local and national obituary news, announced today that they have partnered with research engine FindTheBest to enrich its database of genealogy records.
As CG Labs, Inc.’s flagship brand, DNA Memorial www.dnamemorial.com provides funeral consumers, through appointed funeral homes, the ability to collect and bank their deceased loved ones DNA. Says Harbeson, “Having been in the funeral industry for over 13 years, I’m excited to be on the forefront of an industry issue rather than catching up.
ike Beardsley has announced his retirement from full time service as Vice President, Sales & Marketing for Thacker Caskets, Inc. Mike will continue on with Thacker in an active consulting role, and be available for work on special projects.
Life Celebration, Inc., a growing community of funeral homes that embraces a systematic approach to creating memorable and meaningful funeral experiences for families, recently redesigned the company’s website. The newly reorganized and revamped site now provides a more dynamic look and feel to visitors.
Whether controlled on a smaller cell phone screen or a larger screen such as an iPad or tablet, the Mobile Manager uses responsive technology that auto-adjusts its sizing to be highly functional on any sized device.
The Signature Series line consist of two models – the SS1 single screen model and the SS2 dual screen model. Both models are manufactured with precision CNC manufacturing and can be engraved with any text or even a logo.