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What does your daddy do?

My dad, nearing 81 years old, just retired last year from his job for health reasons. He was employed for close to 60 years for a casket company in Florence, Massachusetts. 578 more words

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Federal Trade Commission - Funeral Rule

Many people ask the question, can I buy a casket online and have it delivered to the funeral home without it being denied?  The short answer is, yes!   437 more words

What is the difference between a Coffin and a Casket

Have you ever wondered what is the difference between a coffin and a casket?

The word coffin and casket are synonymous with each other and either are used quite frequently.   461 more words

The king of caskets: Johnson celebrates 60 years servicing funeral homes

By Tony Wittkowski | Business Reporter | The Herald-Palladium

ST. JOSEPH — Allen “Al” Johnson has been laying people to rest for more than half a century. 554 more words


Silent, Horrified Anticipation

I want a closed casket funeral.   

Towards the end of the service, please have the organist play “Pop Goes The Weasel” over and over until everyone in attendance is staring at my casket with silent, horrified anticipation. 33 more words

Ray Visotski

Coffins Vs. Caskets

Is there a difference between the two?

As it turns out, yes.

Clifford A. Pickover, author of Death and the Afterlife: A Chronological Journey from Cremation to Quantum Resurrection… 373 more words

Death And Mourning

Burials Soaring Causing Sharp Decline of Cremation!

TFC-BS Wire: Early this morning we have confirmed reports from the Cornfield that casket sales are soaring!  Funeral homes report the increased demand for full service burials are causing serious issues from scheduling of services, dwindling inventory of embalming fluids, lack of limousine/hearse stock to scarcity of high end caskets. 120 more words

The Funeral Commander-Jeff Harbeson