Funeral & Obituary News for
Remains found in investigation of funeral director
BOSTON (AP) — Investigators looking into an unlicensed Massachusetts funeral director accused of stealing from customers said Thursday they have found human remains in a rented storage unit, a day after finding cremated remains at another storage facility linked to him.
Funeral girl lost attendance reward
A school apologises after a pupil was left out of a reward for 100% attendance because she went to her mother's funeral.
Funeral services set for child hit by father's truck
Funeral services are set for a small girl who lost her life after she was accidentally struck by her father's pickup truck.
Casey Kasem's body 'missing' from funeral home
LOS ANGELES - The remains of radio personality Casey Kasem have been moved from a Washington state funeral home, against the wishes of three of his adult children, a spokesman for the siblings said on Friday.
Officials: Unlicensed mortician had remains of 50
BOSTON (AP) — An unlicensed funeral director accused of stealing more than $12,000 from an elderly couple could face more charges after authorities found 12 bodies and the cremated remains of more than 40 others in two self-storage units he rented, authorities said Friday.
Local funeral homes offer pet cremation, burials
Funeral homes in the St. Louis suburbs have announced they will begin offering services for pets. The (Alton) Telegraph is reporting that funeral homes in Alton and Bethalto both say they're starting to offer families several options as to how to commemorate their beloved animals.