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Funeral costs see the biggest increase in six years
THE cost of dying has soared by 10.6% in one year to £8,427, according to an annual report.
Sheriffs continue corpse abuse investigation; search Northeast El Paso cemetery
El Paso County Sheriff's Office deputies on Tuesday sectioned off a portion of the McGill Cemetery in Northeast El Paso in connection with an investigation into the alleged abuse of corpses by the owners of an area funeral home.
El Paso County Sheriff's deputies exhume 2nd body in funeral home, mortuary investigation
El Paso County Sheriff's deputies today exhumed a body from a Lower Valley cemetery as they continue investigating a case involving the alleged abuse of corpses by owners of a local funeral home and mortuary. ›› Photos: Body exhumed in investigation of El Paso-area funeral home
Miss Manners: Hugging boss at funeral prompts confusion - Wed, 15 Oct 2014 PST
DEAR MISS MANNERS: When my boss’s brother died suddenly and tragically, I, along with other employees and co-workers, went to calling hours. The next day, the brother’s funeral was at my church, so I went to it. I was surprised that I was the only one from our workplace to do so. I thought I was showing concern and support for my boss.
Benisasia funeral homes’ licences revoked
A prominent GTA funeral home has had its licences revoked after it dropped its protracted fight against the provincial regulator that repeatedly tried to shut it down. The Benisasia Funeral Home has been ensnared in a legal battle with Ontario’s Board of Funeral Services since January, when the regulator accused the home of skimping on chemicals while embalming hundreds of corpses, causing ...
Thousands of funeral directors take over Music City Center
The National Funeral Directors Association holds its convention in a different city each year; this is their second visit to Nashville.