Funeral & Obituary News for
Wilson Funeral Directors granted 10 days of relief
A Hendersonville funeral home appealing a state agency’s decision to revoke its licenses was granted 10 days of relief Friday.
Funeral Arrangements Set for 19-Year-Old Hayley Howard
Funeral arrangements are set for Hayley Howard. The 19-year-old UNO student went missing early Saturday morning and was found Wednesday evening in her sumberged car in Irish Bayou.
Funeral Monday for Marine killed in Afghanistan
WASECA, Minn. (AP) — A funeral service will be held Monday for the young Marine from Waseca killed while serving in Afghanistan. Visitation for 20-year-old Lance Cpl. Caleb Erickson at Grace Lutheran Church in Waseca is Sunday.
At funeral home, 'dead' Mississippi man kicks to escape body bag
By Therese Apel LEXINGTON, Mississippi (Reuters) - A funeral director and coroner in Mississippi got the shock of their lives this week when a man put in a body bag because he was believed to be dead kicked to get out just before they began the embalming process. "He was not dead, long story short," funeral director Byron Porter told local TV station WAPT. The man, 78-year-old Walter Williams ...
Funeral Monday for Waseca Marine
A funeral procession for Erickson is scheduled to start from Owatonna Degner Regional Airport shortly after 3 p.m. Saturday.
Don't pay too much for a funeral
If you need to plan a funeral while you’re grieving over the loss of a loved one, an unscrupulous funeral home might try to take advantage of you. That’s why the Federal Trade Commission created...