Funeral & Obituary News for
Going beyond cremation and visitations, Shaler funeral home offers DNA banking
When his father passed away in October, Andrew Weckman received an intriguing offer from the funeral director handling the arrangements.
Saskatoon museum to open funeral home exhibit
The Western Development Museum says it is planning a "thought-provoking" glimpse into the realities of the funeral home profession.
Beliefs clash at lesbian's funeral evicted from church in Lakewood
The eviction of a funeral mid-service at a Lakewood church could have been avoided had a clash of beliefs between a pastor and a lesbian family been vetted beforehand, religious leaders said Wednesday.
Man charged following spate of Oxfordshire arson attacks
Andrew Main, 47, charged after a council office, a funeral parlour and a thatched cottage were deliberately set on fire A man has been charged over a spate of arson attacks in south Oxfordshire that happened on Thursday. Andrew Main, 47, of Roke Marsh, Wallingford, has been charged with one count of arson with intent to endanger life and two counts of arson reckless as to whether life was ...
Funeral cars (video)
For some people death is a taboo subject... but for one Tenterfield manufacturer funeral cars have become their livelihood. The Hillier brothers have just brought their state-of-the-art Chrysler hearse back from a funeral show in the US and already the orders are flooding in.
Church's decision to stop funeral for gay woman angers family
The woman's funeral service was abruptly moved 15 minutes after it began because the church was upset about a video that included images of the woman and her wife kissing.