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The Future of Prepaid Funerals and Cremations?

The market for preneed funeral funding is big business.  Not only does it involve funeral homes but also insurance and trust companies and major investment firms.  The funeral industry is certainly not immune to the economic crisis.  Several insurance companies that invest funeral homes' prepaid funeral funds have become insolvent, including one firm here inRead more

Shelf People

In the funeral industry, they are referred to as shelf people. Who are these people? They are men and women, young and old, rich and poor, from all different ethnic groups, regions and walks of life. While they are all different, they all have three things in common. First, they have all passed away. Second,Read more

Resomation vs Cremation

Over the last several months, resomation and cremation have been hot topics in our local media (no pun intended).  In case you have missed the debate, a local Manchester funeral director wants to be the first funeral home in the country to commercially offer resomation.  Resomation, otherwise known as alkaline hydrolysis, is a process that usesRead more