12 hrs ago
ASX-listed InvoCare unit cleared to buy Chch crematoriums
The Commerce Commission has cleared the way for ASX-listed InvoCare's Bledisloe New Zealand to buy the 70-year old Cremation Society of Canterbury adding two crematoriums to its New Zealand network.
18 hrs ago
Lexington County Chronicle
The ins and outs of being coroner
Margaret Fisher, who appears a shoo-in for Lexington County Coroner come November with last week's runoff win, has no experience in the office.
23 hrs ago
Hucknall and Bulwell Dispatch
Premises move marks new era for A. Wass
A Wass Funeral Directors have moved to new premises on Priestsic Road in Sutton.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Lansing State Journal
Former Portland funeral home director sentenced to 16 months to 4 years in prepaid funeral thefts
IONIA A former funeral director for Portland-based Lehman Funeral Homes was sentenced to prison today in a case involving the theft of prepaid funeral funds.
Traffic chaos as more than 200 vehicles join funeral procession for traveller funeral
TRAFFIC was brought to a standstill on the East Lancs after more thna 200 vehicles joined a procession for a traveller funeral at the crematorium.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Bbech tree news
Penni Lee Becomes License Funeral Director
Penni Lee, part owner of Smith Funeral Home Inc. has been issued a Funeral Director's license by the Kentucky State Board of Embalmers and Funeral Directors.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Battle Creek Enquirer
Non-traditional Athens funeral director honored for 50 years of service
It may have begun as her father's idea, but Joy Spencer Spoor made it a career. "My father and my brother were running the family funeral home business, but dad thought it would be a good idea if I got my license," said Spencer Spoor, now 71. At the post-high school urging of her father, she traveled to Cook County, Ill.
Myths and mysteries dispelled
Anna Burgess one of the staff members who attended the seminar receiving certificates of attendance from Gabby Sanchez manager at the funeral home.
U.S. Steel, Matthews International gain on stock exchange
Most Pittsburgh-based publicly traded companies posted gains in the stock market Friday, including a 3 percent rise for United States Steel Corp. U.S. Steel was up 78 cents to close at $27.38.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Dad Dylan Thomas from Ringlestone Maidstone sheds 10st in a year
A determined dad-of-two has lost 10st in less than a year after tipping the scales at a staggering 31st 6lbs.
CSG Limited Given Overweight Rating at JPMorgan Chase & Co.
's stock had its "overweight" rating restated by investment analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Matthews International's (MATW) CEO Joe Bartolacci on F3Q 2014 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
Ladies and gentlemen, thank you for standing by and welcome to the Matthews International Third Quarter Financial Results Conference Call.
Crematorium public hearing set
The Arkansas State Board of Embalmers and Funeral Directors will conduct a public hearing on a proposed crematorium at 1 p.m. July 29 in the council chambers, located on the second floor of Russellville City Hall.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Funeral Museum Opens in Chatham
Simpson Funeral Museum had its grand opening Thursday night on South Main Street.
The Motley Fool
Which of These 2 Funeral Home Services Providers Should You Invest In?
While the funeral home business doesn't offer the same growth prospects as either social media or medical technology, it's a recession-proof business that has stood the test of time.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Gesner Fire Baby Caskets Prepared by Donors
Trish Quinn, Antoine Turay and Mikel Burrell stand near the donated caskets that will hold the remains of the four children that died in the Gesner Street fire in Southwest Philadelphia.
Woman: Cemetery moved family's remains 'like they were a tulip bulb'
Orville and Louise Thompson's picture leaning up against the large stone monument that sits directly above a water easement.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Park Lawn Corporation Announces July 2014 Dividend
Park Lawn Corporation provides goods and services associated with the disposition and memorialization of human remains.
Naugatuck Daily News
Buckmiller sells funeral homes
The properties, including one in Prospect, have been sold to two different parties.