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Introducing the FuneralTech Solution FuneraTech is the profession’s leader in funeral home management software, funeral home websites, personalized tributes and funeral planning apps. FuneralTech prides itself on being the first ...

African American Grief

By Paul C. Rosenblatt & Beverly R. Wallace There is surprisingly little written about African American grief. Most of what is written about grief is based on research or clinical ...

Burns Garfield Funeral Home

 Burns-Garfield Funeral Homeis in its 5th generation of funeral service to the families of Syracuse, Fayetteville, Manlius and Dewitt, New York. They are committed to offering their families first class ...

Company Spotlight

LifeGem

LifeGem is the inventor and creator of diamonds from cremated remains. They ...

Bio – Response Solutions

Who is Bio-Response Solutions and what do you do? Bio-Response Solutions is ...

Batesville Website Technology

  BATESVILLE One Batesville Blvd. Batesville, IN 47006 877.287.8661 www.BatesvilleTechnology.com   For ...

Industry Alerts

Life Cycle Urns launches Cremation Jewelry Range in the USA

After their success with the Life Cycle range of scattering urns, Life Cycle Urns has hit the ground running by adding a brand new line of cremation jewelry to their product mix. Designed in Australia, the range was created in response to the Australian funeral industry seeking high quality cremation jewellery at more affordable prices. […]

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President George H. W. Bush Receives Limited Edition Presidential Life Chest

Troy, Michigan  – Almost everyone knows by now that 41st President George H.W. Bush “41” knows how to celebrate his birthdays in style.   After tweeting “It’s a wonderful day in Maine — in fact, nice enough for a parachute jump,” he took his eighth successful jump, this time in a tandem jump with Mike Elliott, […]

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Wilbert Funeral Services To Implement ESOP to Benefit Employees, Wilbert Licensees and Customers

Broadview, IL – In a recent surprise announcement, Joseph U. Suhor, III, Chairman of the Board, Wilbert Funeral Services, Inc., informed employees and the Wilbert Licensee network of his intention to initiate an Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) for the sale of his stock and the stock of the controlling group of shareholders.  This will […]

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New API for Funeral Professionals Launched by Social Memorialization Platform, Qeepr.com

Montreal, QC (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Canadian startup, Qeepr (www.Qeepr.com), has launched a new web API, allowing Funeral Homes and Cemeteries to connect their websites with their Social Memorialization Platform. The Qeepr API was designed to help funeral professionals connect with the families they serve while increasing their reach. In light of today’s cost sensitive funeral, value has […]

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I’m Sorry to Hear Continues Expansion Across the USA

Bucks County, Pennsylvania – I’m Sorry to Hear, LLC announces their continued expansion across the USA adding 4 new states to their extensive online community and searchable database of funeral homes at www.imsorrytohear.com. With this expansion to the states of California, Florida, Hawaii, and Illinois, I’m Sorry to Hear expands their coverage to an additional 3,000 […]

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Rosewood Classic Coach is Proud to Announce Their Latest Funeral Coach Design – The Grand O’Vale

Morrilton, AR – Rosewood Classic Coach is proud to announce their latest funeral coach design – The Grand O’Vale. The Grand O’Vale uniquely incorporates and combines design elements from the horse drawn funeral coach era, with the “Golden Age” of 1930’s automotive styling. Like all Rosewood Classics, its chassis is based upon late model Chevrolet […]

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Progressive Environmental Services Parent Corp. Named Third Time to the Inc. 5000 List

Barrington, IL – Inc. Magazine has again ranked Precious Metal Refining Services, Inc., parent corporation of post-cremation metal recycler Progressive Environmental Services, in its annual Inc. 5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy – America’s independent entrepreneurs. Companies […]

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Creedy and McQueen Form Succession Planning Associates

With an estimated 60% of independent owners transferring ownership in the next decade, two veteran deathcare advisors unite to make things easier. RALEIGH, NC – Alan Creedy and Bill McQueen have announced they have aligned to form Succession Planning Associates.  This joint venture leverages their distinctive professional skills and exhaustive deathcare knowledge to discover, develop and deliver […]

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Mid-America College of Funeral Service Welcomes Lauren Budrow as A President

Broadview, IL – Pierce Mortuary Colleges is pleased to announce the hiring of Lauren M. Budrow, CFSP, as President of Mid-America College of Funeral Service, Jeffersonville, Indiana.  Budrow has a combined total of fifteen years in funeral service and higher education.  Most recently, she served as Program Director and Instructor for the Funeral Service Education […]

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Creating A Cremation Strategy

Largo, FL – Most funeral businesses have come to grips with the growing preference for cremation, but what they have not done is to create a strategy for dealing with families that believe selecting a cremation provider is just about the lowest price. Because of greater longevity, families are delegating their baby boomers children to […]

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New Brochure by Dr. Alan Wolfelt Teaches the Families You Serve About the Elements of Ceremony

Fort Collins, CO-  The Center for Loss and Life Transition announces a new brochure written by Dr. Alan Wolfelt designed to complete the “WHY” of the Funeral set and teach the families you serve about the elements of a meaningful funeral ceremony. The brochure, entitled “Honoring, Remembering, Healing: The pieces of a meaningful funeral,” explains in clear […]

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Wilbert Funeral Services Promotes Matt Stewart to Regional Vice-President

Broadview, IL – Wilbert Funeral Services is pleased to announce the promotion of Matt Stewart to Regional Vice-President for the direct operations in Oklahoma, Arkansas, Colorado and North Texas.  His responsibilities include sales and marketing as well as operational oversight for the twelve Wilbert Funeral Services locations serving funeral professionals throughout the region. Stewart joined […]

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