Funeral Home Happenings March 6, 2017

 

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!

 

Duggan’s Mission Chapel Gets New Owner

Since 1959, five generations of Duggans have provided funeral arrangements, burials, and cremations in Sonoma Valley, California. Now, Edward Leon will be taking on the family business, marking the end of an era.

 

Read more at Sonoma Index-Tribune.

 

New Crematory Unit at Baronick Funeral Home

A crematory unit was delivered and installed at Baronick Crematorium in DuBois, Pennsylvania.

 

Read more at Courier Express.

 

All Faiths Funeral Home to Host Prayer Service

All Faiths Funeral Home in Grand Island, Nebraska, is holding a prayer service for a homeless woman who died of hypothermia in a local park.

 

Read more at The Grand Island Independent.

 

Slater’s Funeral Home has New Owner

Andra Jenkins is the new owner of Slater’s Funeral Home in Milledgeville, Georgia.

 

Read more at Union-Recorder.

 

Given-Dawson Adds Paisley to Name

To recognize the hard work of General Manager and Licensed Funeral Director Jessica Paisley, Given-Dawson Funeral Home in Coshocton, Ohio, is changing its name to Given-Dawson-Paisley Funeral Home.

 

Read more at Coshocton Tribune.

 

Kienta Tibbs Opening Funeral Home

Kienta Tibbs is opening Tibbs Funeral Home & Cremation in Culpeper, Virginia, where W.C. Thompson Funeral Home operated for several decades.

 

Read more at The Daily Progress.

 

Snyder Funeral Homes Still Going Strong After 95 Years

Now on its fourth generation, the funeral home has been around for 95 years, with 15 locations in six counties in Ohio.

 

Read more at Mansfield News 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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