Woman gives birth in a casket

August 15, 2016 // 0 Comments

There are many places to give birth seen on the news – on the side of a highway, in a school, even in a church. But in a casket? Anna Duncan, 37 from Jacksonville, Florida, gave birth to two twin girls after she was buried alive while pregnant. The story? As told by News Live 10 out of Florida: “According to official reports, authorities stated the discovery was a twisted plot to cover up an attempted murder crime. The original coffin of the deceased was switched last minute before the funeral with the body, who was later discovered to be […]

Fears over GoFundMe boom in fundraising for funerals

August 15, 2016 // 0 Comments

Click here to view original web page at Fears over GoFundMe boom in fundraising for funerals Within hours of watching police dig out the corpse of murdered 18-year-old Aaron Pajich from a fresh slab of concrete in a Perth backyard, onlooker Lian Trip Kerton had set up an online crowdfunding page to pay for a funeral for a teen she had not met. A month […] Views – 24

Pittsburgh police officer, aunt, charged with assault in mutual combat at funeral home

August 4, 2016 // 0 Comments

Tracy L. Schweitzer A 28-year-veteran Pittsburgh police officer and her aunt were both arrested Friday and charged with assaulting each other at a Beechview funeral home following an ugly confrontation in front of the casket during a viewing. Officer Tracy L. Schweitzer, 49, was charged with simple assault for […] Click here to view original web page at Pittsburgh police officer, aunt, charged with assault in mutual combat at funeral home Views – 32

Man Orders Strippers For Funeral

August 3, 2016 // 0 Comments

Click here to view original web page at Man Orders Strippers For Funeral According to reports, One of the women even seductively draped her body over the coffin in front of the dead man’s relatives. As the pair perform their coordinated routine a picture of the deceased is illuminated in the background with colorful lighting. A man got an odd send-off at his funeral after a squad of bikini-clad strippers showed up and danced against his coffin. The women left very little to the imagination as they performed an energetic dance routine to Maroon 5’s ‘Moves Like Jagger’. One of […]

Town monitoring funeral service that pours dead down sewers

June 21, 2016 // 0 Comments

Click here to view original web page at Town monitoring funeral service that pours dead down sewers Aquagreen Dispositions is the first in Ontario to offer the service for humans. Hilton’s Unforgettable Tails, a parallel business that also operates in Smiths Falls, has been using the same process to dispose of pet remains for a couple of years, the CBC reports. Artificial joints don’t dissolve in […] Views – 66

Trucks mows down funeral procession: 2 killed 17 injured

June 14, 2016 // 0 Comments

Click here to view original web page at Trucks mows down funeral procession: 2 killed 17 injured Beijing, May 28 (PTI) Two people were killed and another17 injured when a truck ran into a funeral procession incentral China’s Hunan Province today, local authorities said. The tragedy happened at around 7:23 am, when the graveltruck hit mourners near Huangtang Village in Shaoyang County,state-run Xinhua news agency reported. […] Views – 61

Woman found alive during her funeral procession, breathes her last

May 24, 2016 // 0 Comments

Click here to view original web page at Woman found alive during her funeral procession, breathes her last Daijiworld Media Network-Mysuru (EP) Mysuru, May 24: A woman who was miraculously found alive and made headlines during her own funeral procession a week ago, died on Monday, May 23. Padmabai Lodha (59), breathed her last at Apollo BGS Hospitals here at 2.30 pm. The last rites were performed […] Views – 71

Man disrupts funeral of murdered Kenyan businessman by hanging onto helicopter carrying body

May 18, 2016 // 0 Comments

Click here to view original web page at Man disrupts funeral of murdered Kenyan businessman by hanging onto helicopter carrying body A man hangs on a chopper carrying the body of Jacob Juma and the bereaved family as it takes off from Bungoma Posta grounds A Kenyan man disrupted the mourning of murdered businessman Jacob Juma by clinging to the helicopter carrying the dead man’s body. Juma’s body was discovered […] Views – 88

Ohio Massacre: Police Guard Funeral Home as Victims Are Mourned – and Search for Killer Continues

May 17, 2016 // 0 Comments

Click here to view original web page at Ohio Massacre: Police Guard Funeral Home as Victims Are Mourned – and Search for Killer Continues Dozens of mourners arrived at a funeral home on Wednesday night to say goodbye to Gary Rhoden , one of the victims of last week’s massacre that killed eight family members in rural Ohio. But the mourners were not alone. Local police and sheriff’s deputies stood watch, making sure […] Views – 85

Prince’s Ashes Buried Or Scattered? Emotional Funeral Says Heartfelt Goodbye To Singer

April 26, 2016 // 0 Comments

Click here to view original web page at Prince’s Ashes Buried Or Scattered? Emotional Funeral Says Heartfelt Goodbye To Singer Interesting – Prince was a man of his music. May he rest in peace. Photo: Splash News Prince’s family has just picked up his ashes from the mortuary. Now fans are wondering when and where they will be buried. But Prince’s rep has said the family wants to keep the location private. Are Prince’s family and friends planning to scatter Prince’s ashes? After […] Views – 115

Petros Breakfast and Lunch Diner in Chicopee using former funeral home for ice cream spot

April 25, 2016 // 0 Comments

Click here to view original web page at Ice Cream in a Former Funeral Parlor? A Taste to Die For The owner of a new western Massachusetts ice cream shop says his delicious dishes are “a taste to die for.” That’s because Petros Mirisis (muh-REE’-sis) is opening his ice cream parlor in a former funeral home in Chicopee. Mirisis, who already owns a restaurant in town, tells westernmassnews.com ( […] Views – 105

Bay City funeral home gives away food to hundreds

April 25, 2016 // 0 Comments

Click here to view original web page at Bay City funeral home gives away food to hundreds BAY CITY, MI – A Bay City funeral home hosted a food giveaway Friday, April 22, providing boxes of food for more than 200 needy people. “It’s a blessing to get these,” said Kay Green, who was one of the hundreds in line at Squires Funeral Home, 211 N. […] Views – 124

Pet funeral home coming to Corpus Christi

April 21, 2016 // 0 Comments

Click here to view original web page at Pet funeral home coming to Corpus Christi A Pet funeral home is coming to Corpus Christi, according to reports. The pet funeral home will be located at the corner of Greenwood and Holly. The funeral home will be offering the same services like any other human funeral home would. They will have cremation services, a cemetery, a memorial wall, and even a viewing room that can be used for pet funeral services. Dee Besterio and John Gibson are the co-owners of the funeral home. Besterio was a funeral director for 36 years […]

Maison-Dardenne-Walker funeral home introduces dog to help families

April 21, 2016 // 0 Comments

Click here to view original web page at Dog brings comfort to grieving people at Maumee funeral home Maison-Dardenne-Walker funeral home is adding to their ranks by bringing on a dog. Zoey is a 6-month old miniature Goldendoodle that’s helping comfort people at the Maison-Dardenne-Walker funeral home. Walker Funeral Homes is the first in the Toledo area to have a therapy dog to help people who are grieving. Zoey has only been on the job for a matter of months, but she’s already made a big impact. Please install the latest Adobe Flash Player Plugin to watch this content. Maumee, […]

From silent discos to Periscope live streams, funerals are changing the way we mourn our lost loved ones

April 19, 2016 // 0 Comments

Click here to view original web page at From silent discos to Periscope live streams, funerals are changing the way we mourn our lost loved ones People are increasingly moving away from tradition in favour of “memory services” that reflected the personalities of the recently departed. I don’t know where my first husband is buried. That might sound odd — especially as I attended the funeral in a cemetery somewhere in Dublin — but I […] Views – 114

Creech Funeral Home launches program to celebrate local high school seniors

April 14, 2016 // 0 Comments

Click here to view original web page at Funeral home launches program to celebrate local high school seniors This April and May, Creech Funeral Home is opening its doors on 112 South 21st Street to graduating high school seniors for a special outreach initiative. “Spring is a time of celebration for high school seniors,” says Client Services Manager Sherri Brock. “And Creech Funeral Home wanted to open […] Views – 124

Officer shows up as superhero at boy’s funeral

April 14, 2016 // 0 Comments

Click here to view original web page at Officer shows up as superhero at boy’s funeral Fort Worth, Texas police officer Damon Cole wasn’t able to save five-year-old Joshua Garcia from drowning, but he did honor the child’s memory at a very special funeral service. VPC FORT WORTH, Texas – The family of five-year-old Joshua Garcia said their final goodbyes at Laurel Land Memorial Park […] Views – 92

New legislation for Jamaica funeral homes coming

April 13, 2016 // 0 Comments

Click here to view original web page at New legislation for funeral homes coming Jamaica funeral homes should stand by for a few changes. According to reports from the area, legislation is coming down to keep a better eye on them. Minister of Health, Dr Christopher Tufton has indicated that there will be more regulations in the form of legislation to monitor the operations of funeral establishments and mortuaries. “It is important that we raise the bar in this industry in terms of licensing of personnel and institutions, accountability and adhering to international best practices. “This can only be achieved […]

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