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Funeral costs vary, but can be very high
Question: My best friend's mother recently passed and although her mother had life insurance, a large amount of it was used to pay for her funeral expenses. My friend gave me a rough estimate of how much the funeral costs and I could not believe how expensive it can be. Do you have some advice that can help me prepare for the cost of a funeral?
Funeral of disaster-hit ferry owner starts in S. Korea
The funeral of a South Korean tycoon who was the target of a massive manhunt connected to April's ferry disaster began Saturday under tight security at the compound of the religious group he led. Yoo Byung-Eun, 73, was the head of the family which owned and operated the Sewol ferry that sank on April 16 with the loss of around 300 lives, most of them schoolchildren. Following a 24-hour vigil ...
Last rites a norm for Jakim team
SEPANG: For Ustaz Mohd Ajib Ismail, the funeral rites performed on the remains of Muslims crew and passengers on board the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 at the Monuta Innemee funeral centre at The Hague, Netherlands, were almost a daily routine. The handling of each of the victims’ remains had become routine for him and several other Islamic Development Department (Jakim) officers who were sent ...
New owner, name for Boone funeral home
Aaron Schroeder is the new owner of Schroeder Funeral Home in Boone. He and his wife, Shelly, live in Jefferson with their two daughters, Emma and Isabella.
Funeral of Disaster-Hit Ferry Owner Starts in South Korea
The funeral of a South Korean tycoon who was the target of a massive manhunt connected to April's ferry disaster began on Saturday under tight security at the compound of the religious group he led.
Michigan funeral home seeks to curb texting while driving
— A western Michigan funeral home is working to raise awareness about the dangers of texting while driving by launching a campaign highlighting the potentially fatal consequences involved.