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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!


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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Iowa Funeral Home Honors Missing Valentines

Hoy-Kilnoski Funeral Home and Crematory helped make Valentine’s Day brighter for 25 people this year. The funeral home held a holiday party for those who were missing their loved ones. For many of the people, it was their first Valentine’s without their spouse. The party included a free lunch and a barbershop quartet concert.


Read more at the Daily Nonpareil.


Illinois Funeral Home Connects with Community in Unique Way

Ahlgrim Family Funeral Services is home to Ahlgrim Acres, a 9-hole miniature golf course, located in the basement of the funeral home. The funeral home also has pinball machines, shuffleboard, arcade games, and a ping-pong table.


Read more at WGN9.


Florida Funeral Home Offering Free Funerals for Shooting Victims

Eden Funeral Services has extended an offer to the community of Parkland and will offer free funeral services for the victims of the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.


Read more at WLRN.


Nebraska Funeral Home Offers Last Ride on a Harley Hearse

Butherus-Maser and Love Funeral Home offers families a unique choice when it comes to their funeral procession. The funeral home has a custom Harley-powered hearse that tows a special casket trailer behind the motorcycle. It’s just one of the ways the funeral home helps personalize their services.


Read more at the Lincoln Journal Star.