Written by Jacob Terranova
Funeral directors and funeral home owners constantly strive to improve themselves for their community and the families they serve.
Unfortunately, they don’t often get the recognition they deserve. That’s why Frazer Consultants regularly features the accomplishments of funeral directors and funeral homes in our Funeral Home Happenings blog. See what your peers and colleagues have been up to lately!
Tennessee Funeral Home Goes Green
Heritage Funeral Home & Cremation Services offers families plenty of green burial options, from eco-friendly caskets to living memorial tree urns. The funeral home currently offers the only hybrid cemetery in Tennessee.
Read more at the Columbia Daily Herald.
Funeral Director Keeps Thanksgiving Dinner Promise
An unusual Thanksgiving dinner came about after funeral director Mark Levine noticed something strange. The newspaper delivered at Levine Memorial Chapel kept disappearing. After confronting local authorities, the “newspaper bandit” was identified. But instead of pressing charges, Mark Levine invited the newspaper bandit to Thanksgiving dinner. The pair bonded over dinner and Mark said that his new-found friend has learned his lesson.
Read more at WNYT.com.
Funeral Home Launches Campaign About the Dangers of Fentanyl
Canadian Funeral Director Lawrence Little, a funeral director at Alternatives Funeral and Cremation Services, started a public awareness campaign. The campaign’s purpose is to highlight the dangers of deadly opioids and overdoses in the community.
Read more at the Times Colonist.
Ohio Funeral Home to Host Holiday Memorial
The 18th annual holiday memorial program for Hall Funeral Home is set for December 1st. The memorial service will feature a memorial tree and reception banquet.
Read more at the Herald-Dispatch.
Missouri Funeral Home Plans Holiday Memorial
Smith Funeral Home & Chapel will host their holiday remembrance service on December 4th. The funeral home is offering families a personalized ornament and the event is open to all families in the community.
Read more at Hannibal.net.
If you or someone you know deserves recognition, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We’d love to feature you or them in our next installment of Funeral Home Happenings!
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