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Farewell To a Genius: Stephen Hawking’s Family Say Their Last Goodbyes As Thousands Line the Streets of Cambridge for the Physicists Funeral, Where Eddie Redmayne Paid Tribute To the Scientist He Played on Screen

Thousands of mourners lined the streets of Cambridge last week to say farewell to Stephen Hawking, the renowned theoretical physicist who passed away in March. Though Hawking was a professed atheist, the ceremony was a traditional Anglican service. His family… … Continue reading

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Funeral Planning Important but So Is Medicaid

Should you plan and pay for funeral in advance? Do you expect to need Medicaid? If you are thinking about pre-planning your funeral, you'll need to decide whether to pay for everything now to lock in the price; but you … Continue reading

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Charles Manson Open Casket Funeral Then Burnt To a Crisp

Charles Manson's remains were finally disposed of on Saturday at a memorial service in Porterville, CA. The corpse had been in storage since his death in November due to a legal struggle between multiple claimants to his estate. Reports indicate… … Continue reading

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Harrison on the Import of EEOC v. R.G. & G.R. Harris Funeral Homes

Piling on to Marcia's post Wednesday on the EEOC v. R.G. & G.R. Harris Funeral Homes, I am posting with permission Jack Harrison's (NKU-Chase) cogent analysis of the same case: On Wednesday, March 7, 2018, the United States Court of… … Continue reading

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Funeral Planning Taken to a New Level

In February 2008, the CBS Early Show broadcasted a series entitled Funerals To Die For, describing various funeral planning techniques. These videos are now available online. The following is from Funerals To Die For, cbsnews.com, Feb. 2008, summarizing the broadcasted… … Continue reading

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