Thousands Flock to Reception for Fallen Firefighter

Webster Thomas High School’s field house underwent a transformation to become a reception area within three days after the funeral service for fallen firefighter Mike Chiapperini. Numerous volunteers, Wegmans employees, and football coach Schott Deuschle all took part in setting up tables and worked throughout Saturday evening to help in the preparation of the donated […]

Emotional Tribute Given by Sister of Murdered Veterinarian

Catherine Gowing, an Irish veterinarian who vanished and was later found to be murdered in Wales, was given an emotional and moving tribute by her sister. The 37 year old vet was living in New Brighton, near Mold, when she suddenly vanished in October. Later, parts of her body were found at a couple of […]

Scotland’s Thai Community Prepares for Funeral of Monks

The funeral service for three Buddhist monks who were killed in a car crash on Christmas Eve was done in Oakvale Funeral Home in Edinburgh, Scotland. About 200 or more people have gathered to pay their last respects to Abbot Phramaha Pranom Thongphaiboon, 43, who was the head of Aberdeen’s Thai Buddhist community, as well […]

Funeral Services Set for Late Hawaii Senator

Funeral services have already been set for the late Hawaii Senator Daniel Inouye, with viewing scheduled at the US Capitol and then to be followed by national and local services. The services would begin with Senator Inouye lying in state at the Capitol rotunda at 10 AM on Thursday EST. Visitations are allowed from 11:30 […]

Best Small Family Business Award Goes to Rosedale Funeral Home

Rosedale Funeral Home – a Diss – based funeral service – has just been named the Best Small Family Business of the year in the 2012 edition of the national Red Ribbon Awards. The funeral home was able to win over stiff competition from across the United Kingdom and from different businesses. There was a […]