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  1. New indigent burial policy approvedRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Wise County Messenger Online

    Wise County commissioners Tuesday approved a new indigent burial policy as presented by County Judge J.D. Clark.The issue recently came under scrutiny when it was discovered that $37,197 was spent in fiscal year 2014 on 30 indigent burials, and no one was verifying if applicants qualified for the program.

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  2. Respect the dead, priest urges 'epal' politiciansRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA After the photo of a casket bearing a town mayor's name made the rounds on social media, a Catholic priest called on politicians to respect the dead and using them for political propaganda. "Respect the dead.

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  3. Funeral home agent jailed for - stealing' newborn's bodyRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    AN agent of a funeral home landed in jail for failing to return a baby's body to its parents in Calamba, Cebu City last Thursday night. Manolito Cerencio, 35, was accused by live-in couple Regen Bugto and Jonathan Salvame of stealing their baby after they trusted him to preserve it last Monday.

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  4. Do what you wantRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Oxford Mail

    No one wants to think about their death, but there are advantages to pre-planning and even pre-paying for your own service. According to research from The University of Bath, the cost of a basic funeral is around A 3,500.

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  5. Police remove 11 bodies from Toledo funeral homeRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Toledo Blade

    The bodies of 10 adults and an infant born prematurely were taken to the Lucas County coroner's office, said Dr. Diane Barnett, a deputy coroner. "We're not releasing any names because we have to secure and confirm identifications," Dr. Barnett said.

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  6. Religion, death and design: Technology's last frontiersRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    IDEO Chief Creative Officer Paul Bennett argues that in order for religion to remain relevant and dying to become more compassionate, design thinking is needed. IDEO Chief Creative Officer Paul Bennett argues that in order for religion to remain relevant and dying to become more compassionate, design thinking is needed.

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  7. Service Co. International Director Sells $259,650.00 in StockRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... Co. International in a research note on Friday, May 1st. Service Corporation International is a provider of death care products and services, with a network of funeral service locations and cemeteries primarily operating in the United States and ...

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  8. Investors find big upside in death stocksRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star Tribune

    Companies that provide end-of-life services stand to benefit from what boils down to a macabre version of high demand as the U.S. baby boom generation approaches its seventies. Roughly 2.6 million people died in the United States in 2014, up from 2.47 million in 2010, according to the Centers for Disease Control, and demographic trends show the number will continue to rise.

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  9. Miriam 'Mickey' Ware, devoted to familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Cape Gazette

    Miriam Louise Ware, 85, of Rehoboth Beach, passed away peacefully at home Wednesday, May 27, 2015, with her loving daughter by her side. She was born in Washington, D.C. in August, 1929, daughter of the late Warren Warfield and Carmen Mae Jones.

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  10. Investors find big upside in small U.S. death services companiesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Reuters

    Companies that provide end-of-life services stand to benefit from what boils down to a macabre version of high demand as the U.S. baby boom generation approaches their seventies. Roughly 2.6 million people died in the United States in 2014, up from 2.47 million in 2010, according to the Center for Disease Control, and demographic trends indicate that number will continue to rise.

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  11. Linda L. BuschowRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Medina Gazette

    Linda L. Buschow, 68, of Brunswick, passed away Wednesday, May 27, 2015. She was born July 26, 1946 in Huntington, West Virginia, to the late Ellis and Mildred Watts.

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  12. Dennis M. FortesqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Medina Gazette

    He was born October 1, 1957 in Cleveland, to Richard and Sharon McMillan. Dennis proudly served his country in the United States Air Force.

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  13. Wayne CarterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Amarillo.com

    Memorial services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday in First Baptist Church in Clarendon with the Rev. Thacker Haynes officiating.

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  14. Why Capas mayor put his name on casketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABS-CBN News

    TARLAC Mayor Antonio "TJ" Rodriguez Jr. of Capas, Tarlac has broken his silence on the images circulating on social media showing his name printed on coffins his city government gives to constituents. Recently, a photo of a casket bearing the mayor's name made the rounds online, with netizens describing the mayor as "epal."

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  15. Mum pays tribute to 'cheery' Lauren Rogers who has died aged 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | IcNorthWales

    The Denbigh teenager, who had a condition which left her skin as delicate as a butterfly's wings, spent her life raising funds and awareness of Epidermolysis Bullosa Tributes have been paid to a "cheery girl" who died of a condition that left her with skin as delicate as a butterfly's wing. Teenager Lauren Rogers spent her short life raising money and awareness about Epidermolysis Bullosa - a genetic condition where even the slightest friction causes the skin to blister and shear off.

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  16. Adrian BetancourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Times Herald-Record

    Adrian Betancourt of Woodridge passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at Catskill Regional Medical Center.

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  17. Gabriel BetancourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Times Herald-Record

    He was the son of Jorge and Dinorah Pichardo Betancourt, born on May 16, 1984 in New York City, NY.

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  18. Tasmanian motorbike business offers a different final rideRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABC News

    When Don Barrett started his businesses taking people on motorbike and trike rides around northern Tasmania, he did not expect that he would be working at funerals. After being asked by someone to help out with the transportation of someone's ashes, Mr Barrett proudly took on the request and this got him thinking about alternatives for his business, Tassie Trike Tours.

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  19. This Just In...5-29-15Read the original story

    Yesterday | Barnstable Patriot

    June 2: Death Cafe and presentation on Natural Deathcare Options, 9 a.m. at the Barnstable Senior Center, 25 Route 28. A talk that focuses on demystifying death with an informal sharingof thoughts, questions and concerns about any aspect of grieving, dying and death. Talk is followed at 10 a.m.by a presentation by Heather Massey, founder of In Loving Hands."

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  20. People are turning their deceased loved ones' remains into jewelry - and it's gorgeousRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Silicon Alley Insider

    For about a decade, if you had a couple thousand dollars at the minimum then " memorial diamonds " made from the carbon found in ashes were an alternative to a traditional urn. Now, a new company with a lower cost technique and greater attention to design will transform your loved one's ashes into a treasured keepsake.

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