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The Life of Death

The Life of Death: The Bare Bones of Undertaking by Ralph R. Rossell My rating: 5 of 5 stars Ralph Rossell owns the only funeral home in the little town where I grew up. He’s handled the funerals for my … Continue reading

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The History of Funeral Traditions

This fascinating timeline was provided by Robin Hyde-Chambers, owner of a Funeral Director company called R-Hyde Chambers Funerals in the United Kingdom. As Robin says, “Funeral rites are as old as the human race itself. Every culture and civilization has … Continue reading

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