Impacting Growth & Innovation: To Inman and Beyond

As a fourth generation funeral director, Dave McComb has played a key role in the growth and innovation of D.O. McComb & Sons Funeral Home. Founded in 1925 and now ...

Jersey Memorial Group

David L. Hernandez Jr., owner of Jersey Memorial Group, is truly a self-made small business success story. His foray into the funeral profession and funeral home ownership is not typical. ...

Smoke Gets In Your Eyes

If you are a fan of Caitlin Doughty, the star of the “Ask a Mortician” YouTube video series and founder of The Order of the Good Death, you know the ...

Company Spotlight

Lockhart Cadillac

Who is Lockhart Cadillac and what product and service do they provide? ...

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 ...

Industry Alerts

PlotBox is Delighted to Announce a 50% Discount on Their Cemetery & Crematoria Software!

PlotBox – Booth 2113, is delighted to announce a 50% discount on their cemetery & crematoria software! Exclusive only to ICCFA delegates who sign up during the conference!

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Passages Launches Memorial Tree Program

Albuquerque, NM – Passages International, leaders in environmentally-friendly and green funeral products, is pleased to announce the beginning of The Natural Choice® Memorial Tree Program launched in honor of the 45th annual Earth Day. Every April, Passages takes one more step toward good environmental stewardship and doing their part for conservation. This year, they decided […]

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Sauder Funeral Products Expands Value-Based Casket Line

Archbold, OH – Sauder Funeral Products, a wholly-owned entity of Sauder Woodworking Co., has introduced the Saybrook casket, in a rich dark cherry finish called coach cherry, further expanding its popular line of innovative and value-based, wooden burial and cremation caskets. The introduction of the Saybrook casket adds to the expanding story line of innovation […]

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LP Bronze International, Inc. | Job Opportunity

LP Bronze International, Inc. is a leading designer and manufacturer of memorialization products including statues, plaques, glass fronted niches, and granite columbaria.   We are looking for individuals with 5 + years of industry experience. You have an excellent understanding of solution based & consultative selling techniques. You have a proven record of meeting/exceeding sales targets. […]

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Life Cycle Urns Release Cremation Beads

The popularity of the charm bracelet is one that few are unaware of.  An affordable luxury item, the charm bracelet allows its wearer to switch charms to create a different bracelet every time it is worn, with a fabulous array of charms available. In response to a flow of requests, Life Cycle Urns are excited […]

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Carl Sandberg Student Wins Trigard Scholarship

Danville, IL – Trigard proudly awarded a $250 scholarship to Michell Morrow, a Carl Sandberg College Mortuary Science student, earlier this month. Trigard’s Project Manager, Blake Swinford, and Sunset Funeral Homes General Manager, Drew Edwards, visited the Galesburg, Illinois, campus to award the scholarship and educate the students about the many facets of the death […]

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Sauder Funeral Products Welcomes Loren Roth and Jan Rychener

Archbold, Ohio – Sauder Funeral Products, a wholly-owned entity of Sauder Woodworking Co., welcomes the addition of Loren Roth and Jan Rychener to the sales and marketing team. Roth joins the Sauder Funeral Products sales team with a focus on strategic planning. He started his career with Sauder Woodworking Co. in 1989 and has experience […]

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PlotBox is Leading the Way in Cemetery Information

PlotBox is a scalable platform simplifying the control of cemeteries, using locationally driven data. Cemetery information is often fragmented; particularly when linking burial records to the true burial location on a map.  This makes it difficult to accurately record, control and confidently share information. The solution is PlotBox; our mapping module is leading the way, […]

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Steve Lang Elected Homesteaders Life Company Chairman of the Board

West Des Moines, Iowa — The Homesteaders Board of Directors today announced that company President-CEO Steve Lang has been elected Chairman of the Board. He succeeds Graham J. Cook, who will continue serving as a member of the Board. Lang joined Homesteaders in 2008 as an Executive VP and was named COO in 2010 before […]

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Mt. Vernon Baptist Goes Galactic

Mt Vernon Baptist Church in Curry Alabama chose Thompson Sound of Trinity AL and Galaxy Audio in upgrading their sound system.  Two CR12 Speakers were installed for the center and balcony coverage of the main sanctuary.  Two CR15 speakers were installed for left and right fill on the lower portion of the sanctuary to provide […]

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Training by Dr. Alan Wolfelt Prepares Funeral Directors to Educate Families and Communities About the Value of Funerals

Fort Collins, CO – The Center for Loss and Life Transition announces two upcoming training sessions for funeral directors: June 23-25, 2015, in Fort Collins, Colorado, and February 2-4, 2016, in Scottsdale, Arizona. Entitled “Opening Your Community’s Eyes to WHY We Need Funerals,” the three-day workshops, facilitated by educator Dr. Alan Wolfelt, will review why humans […]

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FrontRunner Professional Announces and Welcomes Three New Members to the Customer Success Team

Kingston, Ontario – FrontRunner Professional is proud to announce and welcome three new members to the customer success team, each bringing a skill set and role to the team to make the customer experience the best it can possibly be. Mr. Relyea-Voss will be responsible for coordinating client projects and ensuring client success, growth and […]

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