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Most Singaporeans not keen to manage funeral services
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.
Funeral with state honours
GEORGE TOWN: DAP stalwart and "Tiger of Jelutong" Karpal Singh, who died yesterday in a car accident, will be accorded a funeral with state honours on Sunday. The body of the Bukit Gelugor member of parliament and former DAP national chairman, currently at his Jalan Utama home, will be moved to Dewan Sri Pinang on Sunday where the public can pay their last respects between 9am and 11am. Dewan ...
Peaches Geldof funeral to take place on Easter Monday
Funeral of Peaches Geldof will be held in the same church where her mother, Paula Yates, was laid to rest 14 years ago
Proper burial for veterans' remains, forgotten in Norfolk
TRIANGLE, Va. No one who attended Wednesday's funeral service at Quantico National Cemetery had ever met the two World War II-era veterans who were being laid to rest. Their names, their ranks and their decorations had only recently been learned. No one could even say where the men were from.
Funeral arrangements announced for 2 Atlanta firefighters
Funeral arrangements were announced Wednesday for two Atlanta firefighters who died in separate, off-duty incidents last week.
5 things to know about state funeral protocol
A state funeral for Jim Flaherty will be held at St. James Cathedral in downtown Toronto at 3 p.m. local time today. The former finance minister, 64, died of a heart attack April 10 at his condo in Ottawa.