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!

 

Funeral Home to Host Death Café

Fitting Tribute Funeral Services in Brooklyn, New York, will host a Death Café at Green-Wood Cemetery on February 13th. The event is to encourage a more open discussion about end-of-life care.

 

To learn more, visit the funeral home’s events page.

 

Funeral Home Helps Family Bury Horse

A Georgia funeral home helped a local family bury their 30-year-old mare at the family’s farm. The horse, Ruby, was also honored with a memorial service.

 

Read more at the Daily Tribune News.

Funeral Director Honored

Funeral director Reid Trimble, of Trimble Funeral Home and Crematory, was honored with the 2018 NextGen Professional of the Year Award.

 

Read more at the Rock Island Dispatch-Argus.

 

Texas Funeral Home Honored

Worlein Funeral Home received the Pursuit of Excellence Award from the NFDA. They were one of only 165 funeral homes to receive the award.

 

Read more at the Austin Daily Herald.

 

Funeral Home Offers Creative Way to Get People to Preplan Funeral

Krause Funeral Home is offering families a free pizza as an incentive to get them to preplan their funeral arrangements. Last year, more than 100 people showed up for their pizza and preplan event.

 

Read more at Fox6Now.com.

 

If you or someone you know deserves recognition, email us at marketing@frazerconsultants.com. We’d love to feature you or them in our next installment of Funeral Home Happenings!

 

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