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Remains found in investigation of funeral director
BOSTON (AP) — Investigators looking into an unlicensed Massachusetts funeral director accused of stealing from customers said Thursday they have found human remains in a rented storage unit, a day after finding cremated remains at another storage facility linked to him.
Local funeral homes offer pet cremation, burials
Funeral homes in the St. Louis suburbs have announced they will begin offering services for pets. The (Alton) Telegraph is reporting that funeral homes in Alton and Bethalto both say they're starting to offer families several options as to how to commemorate their beloved animals.
Funeral held for 6 slain family members in Texas
Six white caskets containing the bodies of a suburban Houston couple and four of their five children were wheeled into a church Wednesday for funeral services not far from where the family was gunned down at their home a week ago.
8 bodies found inside unattended Texas funeral home
The owners of a funeral home, where eight bodies were found unattended Tuesday, say a misunderstanding led police to search the business.
Human Remains Found In Investigation Of Funeral Director
Investigators found the remains of 12 bodies at a public storage facility in Weymouth on Thursday as part of an investigation of Joseph O'Donnell.
Hawks act on Madiba funeral graft
The fraud-busters are to investigate how R250 000 appeared in EC Premier Phumulo Masualle's bank account around the time of Nelson Mandela's funeral.