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Funeral home helps families dealing with tragedies
INDIANAPOLIS – As the city combats a rising murder rate, a funeral home in Indianapolis is taking care of the families left behind. From victims of shootings to drug overdoses, Flanner & Buchanan Funeral Centers have worked on several difficult …
Funeral home is only one in Madison owned by black mortician
Foster Funeral and Cremation Service is the only black-owned funeral home in Madison and, many say, the first in the city's history.
Wash. funeral home at fault in body mix-up
A Kelso funeral home will be on probation for one year and must pay a $12,500 fine after Washington state investigators concluded its funeral home employee mixed up two men's bodies, which ended with one man mistakenly cremated and the second man in the casket of the first man's funeral.
Jeremiah Oliver's burial is postponed for independent autopsy
FITCHBURG - The family of 5-year-old Jeremiah Oliver, body was found Friday inside a suitcase discarded off Interstate 190 in Sterling, is asking for help to raise money for the boy's funeral in Fitchburg and burial at Hope Cemetery in Worcester.
AMARAL: of New Bedford, Monday, April 21, 2014, Maria Inez, 83. Widow of Manuel Amaral Jr. Her funeral will be at 9:30 a.m. today from the CABRAL BAYLIES SQUARE-LAMOUREUX FUNERAL HOME, 512 N. Front St., New Bedford, followed by a Mass at 10:30 at Our...
Report: mortuary worker's error led to body mix-up
A funeral home worker's failure to immediately attach ID bracelets to the bodies of two men who died at the same hospice caused the mix-up that led to one man's body ending up in a casket at the other man's funeral, a Washington state agency said Monday.