Actor Wanted His Obituary to Say Exactly What Was in His Heart – So He Wrote It Himself Before He Died
Accomplished actor James Rebhorn passed away last week at age 65 following a tough and long battle with melanoma.
The “Homeland” actor’s church, St. Paul Lutheran Church in Jersey City, N.J., revealed on Monday that Rebhorn actually penned his own obituary.
We have shared multiple articles recently about groups and scientists trying to conquer death. Yes, there are people who want to live forever. To achieve this amazing task would require reversing the aging process.
If I’m reading between the lines correctly, it seems that the underlying tone isn’t that these individuals are afraid of dying, but more afraid of getting old and not being physically able to do the things they want to.
Dan Jansen, Olympic gold medalist and NBC speed skating analyst, the will deliver the closing keynote presentation at the ICCFA Annual Convention.
The 80-year-old great-grandmother collected more than 86,000 followers after her great-grandson Zach Belden started an account for her in January as a way to support Simpson’s battle with cancer.
What Will Your Eulogy Say About You? Your eulogy will never sound like a resume. With cameos by will.i.am, Kristen Bell, Bon Jovi, Scarlett Johansson, Olivia Munn, and Ellen Burstyn.
StoneMor Partners L.P. announced today that it was the successful bidder to purchase 9 funeral homes, 12 cemeteries and 2 crematories in Central Florida, North Carolina, Southeastern Pennsylvania and Virginia from Service Corporation International.
It is often said that death is a cycle whereupon the body, carbon and a person’s essence are returned to the earth. What this maxim forgets to include is 6 billion tons of concrete, 800,000 gallons of Formaldehyde, and enough wood in one year to build 4.6 million single family homes! In fact, you could drive almost 4,800 miles on the energy used to cremate one person! There is a lot of steel, wood, cement and fuel needed to accommodate the over 3.5 million deaths in North America each and every year.
Fred Phelps died. A couple days ago, we learned that the founder of the Westboro Baptist Church – infamous for its hate filled rhetoric and base propaganda tactics – was dying; a fact that produced a number of us to reflect on Phelps’ life and feel some sense of satisfaction knowing that it was coming to an end.
A mother added this sand to her sons grave, so that his brother could play with him when they visit.
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