Funeral Home Happenings August 14, 2017

 

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!

 

Mortuary Donates Fans

Drum Funeral Home and Willis-Reynold Funeral Home will donate 7,500 antique paper fans in honor of Reunion Day. The fans feature artwork from the cover of a 1918 issue of Woman’s Home Companion magazine.

 

Read more at Hickory Record.

 

Plumer-Overlease Funeral Home Expands

The Kansas Funeral Home Plumer-Overlease will expand to Wilson, Kansas. The funeral home will have an open house on August 27th.

 

Read more at The Hays Daily News.

 

Funeral Director Sponsors Flights For Veterans

Michael Kumin, a funeral director at Berkowitz-Kumin-Bookatz Memorial Chapel in Ohio, is helping sponsor Honor Flights Cleveland. Honor Flights Cleveland is an organization that flies veterans to Washington D.C. to tour monuments and memorials at no cost to the veterans.

 

Read more at Cleveland Jewish News.

 

Funeral Home Sponsors Spelling Bee

Jeffcoat-Trant Funeral Home of Lee County, Alabama, helped sponsor the 14th Annual Great Grown-Up Spelling Bee. The spelling bee helps raise money for the Lee County Literacy Coalition.

 

Read more at Oanow.com.

 

Kentucky Funeral Home Offers Free App

Lindsey Funeral Home is offering the Vital ICE (In Case of Emergency) app for free to area families.

 

Read more at Paducah Sun.

 

Linwood Cemetery & Crematory Makes Donation

The Massachusetts Cemetery & Crematory recently donated to the High Pointe House, a local hospice facility.

 

Read more at 97.9WHAV.

 

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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