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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.
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 ...
Correction: Haiti-Duvalier Funeral story
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — In a story Oct. 11 about the funeral of former Haitian dictator Jean-Claude Duvalier, The Associated Press erroneously reported the age of Mark Etienne, a member of the crowd outside the service. Etienne is 30, not 19.
Funeral services open day about raising awareness
Campbell and Sons Funeral Services will open its doors this weekend, providing an opportunity for the public to look at its facilities. read more
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.
Funeral directors gives charity funding boost
A FUNERAL directors from Dorset is helping fund training courses for a charity that provides bereavement support to children.