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Crowdfund funeral costs for a loved one
When someone dies, it’s common to send flowers or make a charitable donation in his or her honor. But how about having friends and relatives join online campaigns to cover expenses?
Funeral home offers drive-thru visitation
Owners of a local funeral home decided to make saying your final goodbyes a little more convenient.
Funeral date for MH17 crash victim
The funeral of Briton Glenn Thomas, who died when Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 was brought down in Ukraine, will take place next month on the Fylde coast.
A checklist helps avoid extra funeral-planning stress
The passing of a loved one is always a difficult and emotional time. Dealing with the funeral adds on extra anxiety and tension. It is hard to make funeral decisions when in this state. There are a lot of little details that need to be worked out, especially when it comes to the funeral. Creating a budget and a checklist will help you from adding any undue stress.
New Facility Brings Jobs to Republic's Brookline Business Park
REPUBLIC, Mo. – Another business is bringing a new facility and jobs to Republic. Wilbert Funeral Services, Inc. (WFSI) announced Tuesday plans to consolidate three existing facilities to build a new, 50,000 square-food production, storage and office facility in Republic’s Brookline Business Park. WFSI operates various organizations, mostly focusing on the funeral industry, including burial ...
Firefighters from across state set to attend fallen captain's funeral
Dozens of firefighters from across the state and country are expected to be on hand this week when a fallen firefighter is laid to rest.