Traditional Funeral or Cremation

Traditional Funeral or Cremation

Death may be an integral part of life but aside from sex, it may be one of the most difficult subjects to discuss with family. Aside from considerations pertaining to costs, religious restrictions or ceremonies, military or lodge affiliation, and the predetermined...
Reading The Tea Leaves

Reading The Tea Leaves

Technology has transformed society rather dramatically over the course of the past 120 years, and yet the cemetery has changed little in the last 1,000 years. However, if we look toward the not so distant future it is easy to imagine that technology will render the...
From Dust to Dust

From Dust to Dust

The allure of cemeteries as a tangible link to history is international in nature. Countless Hollywood epics such Lara Croft Tomb Raider and Raiders of the Lost Ark have capitalized on that fascination that is often rooted in childhood stories about the discovery of...
For The Rich & Famous

For The Rich & Famous

There is an old adage that the rich and poor put their pants on the same way, one leg at a time. It has also been said that death is the great equalizer. As true as these statements may be, when it comes to funerals the rich and famous often find ways to take their...