Funeral Home Happenings May 30, 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!

 

Donating Caskets to Veterans

Amy Stittsworth Funeral Services in Enid, Oklahoma, started a service where caskets are donated to veterans.

 

Read more at News9.com.

 

Leavitt Funeral Home Hosts Memorial Day Service

Leavitt Funeral Home in Belpre, Ohio, hosted a Memorial Day service to remember those who gave their lives.

 

Read more at The Marietta Times.

 

Resthaven Hosts 69th Annual Memorial Day Ceremony

Resthaven Funeral Home in Lubbock, Texas, hosted their 69th annual Memorial Day event to remember those who lost their lives while serving.

 

Read more at KCBD.

 

Sunset Hosts 60th Annual Memorial Day Ceremony

Sunset Funeral Home and Sunset Memory Gardens in Parkersburg, West Virginia, hosted its 60th annual Memorial Day event.

 

Read more at The News Center.

 

Wilson Funeral Homes Gains Funeral Director

Erin Crummitt-Hough is the first female funeral director in the history of Wilson Funeral Homes in Mingo Junction, Ohio.

 

Read more at The Times Leader.

 

Funeral Home Manager Places Flags for Veterans

Dale Buster, the manager of Texarkana Funeral Home in Texarkana, Texas, places flags at the graves of veterans.

 

Read more at Texarkana Gazette.

 

Geisen-Carlisle Honors Administrative Professionals

Geisen-Carlisle Funeral Home in Michigan City, Indiana, held an event in honor of Administrative Professionals Day.

 

Read more at The Michigan City News-Dispatch.

 

James O’Donnell Funeral Home Hosts Memorial Lantern Float

James O’Donnell Funeral Home in Hannibal, Missouri, hosted their annual memorial lantern float for families.

 

Read more at Herald-Whig.

 

Jackson-Sarver Gets New Owners

Jackson-Sarver Funeral Home in Covington, Ohio, is now the Moore Funeral Home under its new owners, Alex and Stacey Moore.

 

Read more at Troy Daily News.

 

Michael Meierhoffer Reflects on Navy Service

Michael Meierhoffer of Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory in Saint Joseph, Missouri, talks about his service in the Navy.

 

Read more at News-Press NOW.

 

Mohave Memorial Offers Special Military Package

Mohave Memorial in Kingman, Arizona, is offering a special package for military members and veterans.

 

Read more at Daily Miner.

 

Dodo Mortuary Honored

Dodo Mortuary in Hilo, Hawaii, was honored by the Japanese Community Association of Hawaii.

 

Read more at Hawaii Tribune-Herald.

 

Bill and Linda Gallagher Named Grand Marshals of Copperfest Parade

Bill and Linda Gallagher of Gallagher Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Oconto, Wisconsin, have been named grand marshals of the Copperfest parade.

 

Read more at Green Bay Press-Gazette.

 

Shuford-Hatcher Gets New Owners

Shuford-Hatcher Funeral Home in Gaffney, South Carolina, has been purchased by the same people who own Gordon Mortuary in Blacksburg, South Carolina.

 

Read more at The Gaffney Ledger.

 

Fawcett Funeral Home Donates to Hospital

Fawcett Funeral Home in Collingwood, Ontario, has pledged $15,000 to the Collingwood Hospital Foundation and their New Age of Care Campaign.

 

Read more at simcoe.com.

 

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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