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Kelso 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.
No ID tags led to body mixup at Kelso funeral home
KELSO, Wash. (AP) - 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. The state Department of Licensing plans to fine Dahl McVicker Funeral Home of Kelso, Wash., $12,500 and place it on ...
Funeral for independent unionist
Independent unionist David McClarty is described as a "talented raconteur" during his funeral service in County Londonderry.
Funeral for second victim of Calgary stabbings
Several bouquets of brightly coloured flowers adorn the front of a Calgary chapel where a funeral has begun for a young man stabbed to death at a house party.
Funeral Services To Be Held For Fallen LAPD Motorcycle Officer In Downtown
Funeral services will be held Tuesday morning for Los Angeles Police Department motorcycle officer Chris Cortijo, who was struck and killed by a driver who was allegedly under the influence of drugs.
Funeral directors looking for the right people to take over
Most funeral directors and their staff are between 50 and 60 years old, and they are facing the pressing challenge of attracting young people into a business that's often seen as old and morbid.