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  1. New Alabama Conservation Advisory Board members announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | Alabama Live

    Gary Wolfe of Fairhope, Ben C. Stimpson, Jr. of Mobile and Patrick V. Cagle of Montgomery, are new appointees to the Alabama Conservation Advisory Board by Gov. Robert Bentley. Wolfe, a native of Monroeville, owns funeral homes and crematory services in Baldwin County and is a former president of the Alabama Funeral Directors Association.


  2. Faced with morgue shortage, Alabama county stores bodies in trailerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Mississippi Press

    The elderly woman is wrapped tightly in a white sheet to help preserve her body as much as possible. Little else can be done while officials wait for someone to claim her body or to allow the courts to complete the process to legally dispose of her remains.


  3. Alabama morgue faces shortage, stores bodies in trailerRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    The elderly woman is wrapped tightly in a white sheet to help preserve her body as much as possible. Little else can be done while officials wait for someone to claim her body or to allow the courts to complete the process to legally dispose of her remains.


  4. L. Michael (Mike) ReuterRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | The Star Press

    Michael Reuter, 81 NEW CASTLE - L. Michael Reuter, 81, of New Castle, passed over into eternal life Sunday, July 26, 2015 at Glen Oaks Health Campus in New Castle, IN.


  5. Remains of soldier who died in Vietnam finally to be buriedRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper. You can view today's paper or previous issues.


  6. Ohio funeral home owner pleads not guilty to corpse abuseRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Marietta Times

    The owner of a northwest Ohio funeral home where several bodies intended for cremation were found in a state of decay has pleaded not guilty to corpse abuse charges. Robert Tate Jr. of Tate Funeral Services in Toledo was arraigned Tuesday on two felony counts in Lucas County court.


  7. Worksop: Couple who lost daughter to stillbirth fundraising for Bassetlaw Hospital in her memoryRead the original story

    Yesterday | Retford Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A heartbroken Worksop couple who lost their baby to stillbirth are calling on the community to help them raise 35,000 to renovate a room on the Bassetlaw labour ward for bereaved parents.


  8. Hillenbrand: Low Oil Prices Offer Attractive Opportunity To Buy Excellent Capital AllocatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Seeking Alpha

    ... Batesville Caskets and the Process Equipment Group. Started in 1906, Batesville is a market leader in the U.S. death care industry, particularly in the casket manufacturing business where it is known as a pioneer in product innovation with products ...


  9. Divine Departures Publishes Informative New Guide to Pre-Paid U.K. Funeral PlansRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SBWire

    Divine Departures published a new guide to Pre Paid Funeral Plans at the company's website. With funeral prices in the United Kingdom increasing every year, more people are taking advantage of this effective way of containing their final costs and ensuring that loved ones will not be burdened with paying them.


  10. Viola Elizabeth PohlmeierRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday |

    Vigil and rosary will be said at 7 p.m. Wednesday in Church of the Holy Spirit in Tulia. Services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday in the church with the Rev.


  11. The Record: A cut in stoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    ... it will be a victory that leaves it looking mercenary and mean-spirited. There is much money to be made from the "death care industry." That phrase - "death care industry" - was used in an editorial board meeting with The Record last week by an ...


  12. McMullen Funeral Home owner passes at 75Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Businessman and community leader James McMullen passed away Sunday, July 26 at 75 years old. McMullen, a Columbus native, was diagnosed with an uncommon form of skin cancer in 2012 called metastatic melanoma.


  13. Cremation Becoming the Top Choice in Tennessee Monday, July 27Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WJXA-FM Nashville

    Cremation is becoming the top choice for Tennesseans' final plans. A new survey finds about half of all Tennesseans are already choosing cremation over a traditional burial and by 2030, the Funeral Directors' Association says it will be the preferred choice for three in four of us.


  14. Dangers of formaldehyde lurk in everyday productsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Fox News

    The chemical and known human carcinogen formaldehyde pops up in many unexpected places, like pressed wood products such as cabinets and flooring, hair straightening or curling treatments, fertilizers, cigarette smoke, and some plastic and paper products. It is also used to kill germs, or as a preservative, which is its main function in the funeral industry.


  15. Betty Pauline HawthorneRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday |

    Services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 28, 2015, in LaGrone-Blackburn-Shaw Martin Road Chapel with Chaplain Ken Branum of Accolade Homecare and Hospice officiating. Arrangements are by LaGrone-Blackburn-Shaw Funeral Directors, Martin Road Chapel, 1505 Martin Road.


  16. CUI Global Announces Additional IRISA Purchase Order and Transition...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 21 | ThomasNet

    TUALATIN, Ore. - CUI Global, Inc. announced today that its wholly-owned UK energy subsidiary, Orbital Gas Systems Ltd., has received approval from one of the UK's largest pipeline operators to install and commission four of its previously purchased IRIS kiosks.


  17. The ultimate priceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | The News-Gazette

    Days before 30-year-old shooting victim Terron Jackson was laid to rest, his sisters put on a car wash and sold dinners around their neighborhood to raise the $4,500 needed to give their brother a proper burial. Along with the grassroots fundraisers, the family set up a memorial account, asked for donations and applied for violent crime victim assistance from the state to offset the burial costs.


  18. Descendants Recall Family-Owned Funeral Homes' Role in Eastland DisasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 |

    Recalling the 100th anniversary of the capsizing of the Eastland in the Chicago River on July 24, 1915, that killed 844 people. Photos: 1) The Eastland excursion boat laying on her side in 20 feet of water in the Chicago River on July 24, 1915; 2) the Second Regiment Armory that was set up as a temporary morgue for the Eastland victims.


  19. At the foundry with Pedro Martinez's plaqueRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2015 |

    Former Red Sox hurler Pedro Martinez will be inducted into baseball's Hall of Fame on July 26 in Cooperstown, N.Y., where space already has been prepared for his bronzed image that will hang forever in the hallowed Plaque Gallery. Once Martinez was named as an honoree by the Baseball Writers' Association of America Jan. 6, it triggered a series of events to prepare and produce his plaque, beginning with the selection of a photo by Hall of Fame officials, followed by the sculpting of his image and the casting of his plaque from molten bronze, all of which took place in Pittsburgh.


  20. Thumbnail imageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | This is Hull

    The services also known as welfare funerals are paid for by the city council when someone has died without relatives or money or when their relatives are unable to provide necessary funding to cover the cost of a funeral. Figures for the past ten years, produced after a request by scrutiny councillors, show 260 welfare funerals have taken place in Hull since 2004.