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Introducing Custom Cap Panels

Karl talks about our beautiful cap panels while at the 2015 International Cemetery, Cremation and Funeral Association (ICCFA) Recorded by Gail Rubin whom is a Death Educator and funeral industry journalist, as well as The Doyenne of Death®, host and author of A Good Goodbye: Funeral Planning for Those Who Don’t Plan to Die.

Thank You Letter from Brady & Levesque Funeral Home

Karl, Thank you so much for your call today. I just want to emphasize my thoughts on Funeral Home Gifts. We started with Funeral Home Gifts in September of 2013. The first tapestry I did was for a cousin who passed. Her family was so pleased with what I did, and how the tapestry came […]

At funeral trade show in Boston, focus is on creating ‘a wow experience’ in a changing industry – The Boston Globe

Bob Biggins had a plan for navigating the exhibition floor at the funeral directors convention in Boston this week: Skip the caskets and steer clear of funeral vehicles. Too boring, said Biggins, 60, chief executive at Magoun-Biggins Funeral Home in Rockland. Instead, he descended the escalator at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center and walked […]

Thousands gather to lay fallen FDNY firefighter to rest

The grief-stricken 8-year-old daughter of fallen firefighter William Tolley now has a father in every FDNY member, Bravest promised during her dad’s funeral on Thursday. “Bella’s our little girl now, and we’re gonna take care of her,” said Jarrett Katarski, who was stationed with Tolley, as he choked back tears during a eulogy. “You’re gonna […]

2017 NFDA Innovation Award Finalists

We’re pleased to announce the five finalists for this year’s Innovation Award! This unique program is designed to recognize companies dedicated to advancing funeral service through new and inventive products and services. The finalists have been selected independently by a distinguished panel of funeral director judges based on the criteria of Originality & Uniqueness, Quality […]