Illinois Cemetery and Funeral Home Association Condemns Burr Oak Crimes
HOMEWOOD, Ill., July 10 /PRNewswire/ -- The Illinois Cemetery
and Funeral Home Association (ICFHA) strongly condemns the crimes committed at Burr Oak Cemetery.
"What these employees did violates everything we stand for, and offends a code of conduct that has governed our industry for centuri...
Military Veterans Struck Down by Lou Gehrig's Disease Honored on Mother's Day by The ALS Association with Wreath Laying Ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery
Three military veterans with ALS and the widow of a military veteran who passed away from ALS (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis) have placed a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknowns during a ceremony sponsored by The ALS Association.
Calabasas Hills, CA (Vocus) May 11, 2009 --...
Department of Veterans Affairs Selects Anakam to Provide Trusted Authentication as Part of Its Overall Identity Management Strategy
... Nation administered by its three major line organizations: Veterans Health Administration (VHA), Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), and National cemetery
Administration (NCA). Services and benefits are provided through a nationwide network of 153 hospitals, 895 outpatient clinics, 135 nursing homes, 47...
Traveling Dignity Memorial Vietnam Wall Comes to Seattle
... and local Dignity Memorial funeral, cremation and cemetery
"The monument was crea...Dignity Memorial network of funeral, cremation and cemetery
service providers in 1990. To date, the replica ha... network of more than 1,600 funeral, cremation and cemetery
service providers is North America's most trusted ...
Carriage Services Announces First Quarter 2009 Results
...ur EPS came in at $0.13 per share. Our Same Store cemetery
Revenue and Field EBITDA were both materially high..., improve cremation service execution and increase cemetery
preneed property sales, all of which bodes well fo...ore Revenue 32,055 28,966 30,043
Operations Revenue 7,418 8,134 ...
Service Corporation International Announces First Quarter 2009 Financial Results
...funeral service grew approximately 4.0%.
gross profit decreased $13.2 million due to a decline in cemetery
property sales and lower cemetery
trust fund income, which were partially offset by ...
'Roadmap to a Cure': The ALS Association Hosts Annual National ALS Advocacy Day and Public Policy Conference in Washington, D.C.
Wreath Laying Ceremony - Veterans with ALS and their families will lay a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at Arlington National cemetery
to honor all veterans who have lost their lives to ALS in the service of their country (12:15 p.m., May 10, Arlington National Cemetery)
'Above & Beyond Citizen Honors' Announces and Honors 2009 Recipients
...our nation's most honored heroes, the fewer than 100 living Medal of Honor recipients, in the shadow of the Tomb of the Unknowns at Arlington National cemetery
in Arlington, VA. The Tomb of the Unknowns represents the epitome of courage, sacrifice and selflessness in service to our nation.
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Taking the Stress Out of Funeral Planning, FuneralDecisions.com Offers Consumers an Innovative Approach
... country. It is not a directory; FuneralDecisions.com is a powerful tool to be used when looking for immediate need or pre-need funeral, cremation and cemetery
services. The site works with only quality, customer-service-oriented providers to ensure the highest level of service and satisfaction for its users....
Carriage Services Announces Fourth Quarter 2008 Results
... the year 2007, largely due to weak results in our cemetery
segment. We have continued our focus to lower our... economic environment, we expect modestly improved cemetery
performance in 2009. All in all, we believe we ar... 28,468 28,966 113,290 115,704
Operations Revenue 7,764 8,138 34,...
Typhoid fever led to the fall of Athens
...lpox, anthrax and measles have been implicated in the emergence and spread of this epidemic.
A mass burial pit unearthed in the Kerameikos ancient cemetery
of Athens and dated back to the time of the historical outbreak, provided the required skeletal material for the investigation of ancient microbial DN...
Once-dreaded leprosy 'replaced' by tuberculosis, say researchers
...om a 4th century CE Egyptian shrine that was known to have been visited by lepers, from a 10th century burial ground in Hungary, and from a Viking-age cemetery
in northern Sweden.
The conclusion drawn by the researchers from these multiple signs of co-infection of leprosy and TB bacteria is that those with...