Written by Samantha Ward

 

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!

 

Maddox Funeral Home Honored for Service

Maddox Funeral Home in Front Royal, Virginia, is having a street named after it to celebrate its role in the community.

 

Read more at Your4State.

 

Ballard-Durand Funeral Homes to Offer Food

Now that New York will allow serving food and drink in funeral homes, Ballard-Durand funeral homes — who have always offered unorthodox ways of honoring life, like a motorcycle hearse — plan to take advantage of the new laws.

 

Read more at lohud.

 

Blood Drive Honors Late Funeral Director

The American Red Cross is partnering with Ducro Services to honor Peter Ducro, a funeral director for more than 50 years who also was a lifelong blood donor.

 

Read more at Star Beacon.

 

Ryan & Joyce-Ryan Funeral Homes Celebrates 50 Years

Casey Ryan, 24, is the fourth generation in his family to be in the funeral business. The funeral home is celebrating 50 years.

 

Read more at Wisconsin State Journal.

 

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

 

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