Afternoon Edition

. . . . the latest on past stories

By Funeral Director Daily / January 23, 2023 /

    Last week Funeral Director Daily published a couple of stories that had more published on them after our articles ran. . . We thought we would take an  Afternoon Edition to put those stories back in front of you in case you wanted to learn more.   First of all, we published a…

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Here’s our top stories over the past 30 days

By Funeral Director Daily / January 16, 2023 /

    As always we turn to our readers in the middle of every month to find out what articles were the most read in the past 30 days.  Here are those articles as indicated by those readers.   National Report:  U.S. death rate to be elevated until 2023.  This article was published over 15…

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Here’s some opportunities we found for 8 hours of CE credit

By Funeral Director Daily / January 13, 2023 /

    It’s a brand new year, but before you know it you will be looking to fill some Continuing Education credits for next year.  As we go into the weekend here is a couple of opportunities that we found that not only give you eight CE credits but give you the opportunity to advance…

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There is a lot happening, a lot going on,. . . and a lot coming up

By Funeral Director Daily / January 9, 2023 /

    It seems like we just got through that busy holiday season, but it also seems like the world picks back up and we better get back on the ride so that we don’t get left behind.  I’ve just happened to notice a lot going on in the Death Care world and a lot…

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Our Readers’ Top 5

By Funeral Director Daily / December 16, 2022 /

As we head into the weekend I’ve got some reading material for you.  As is our custom we present you with the Top Five most read articles on Funeral Director Daily over the past 30 days.   It’s interesting to note that this month we have three articles that were originally published in the last…

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Get registered for Peer Support

By Funeral Director Daily / December 15, 2022 /

  Our friends at Funeral Professionals Peer Support and the Cremation Association of North America (CANA) have another timely peer support connection coming our way next Tuesday.   Christina Walton will be the facilitator.  Ms. Walton is a registered therapist specializing in bereavement and loss and she has been a licensed funeral director for 33…

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Industry lawsuit dismissed

By Funeral Director Daily / November 30, 2022 /

Slightly over two years ago Funeral Director Daily reported that it had read in Bloomberg Law that a lawsuit had been filed by plaintiff Park Lawn Corporation against the defendant PlotBox. The wheels of justice seem to grind slowly and we had not even thought about that case until earlier this week when we received…

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Top-read articles for the past 30 days

By Funeral Director Daily / November 17, 2022 /

We’ve already passed the mid-point of November and that means that Funeral Director Daily will go back over the past 30 days and let our readers catch-up with the Top Read articles in that time period. And, we are happy to tell you that we seem to have passed a point where we now consistently…

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You can’t take it with you, but. . . .

By Funeral Director Daily / November 16, 2022 /

You have all heard it said many times, especially because we are in the funeral business, “You can’t take it with you“.  That refers to taking your bank accounts to the great beyond and spending money there. But, according to an article in Forbes Magazine, you can earn a lot of money posthumously.  As a…

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Park Lawn Corporation adds 1,000 call acquisition

By Funeral Director Daily / November 15, 2022 /

In a press release made public on the heels of the company’s 3rd Quarter report, Park Lawn Corporation (PLC), with headquarters in Houston, Texas, and Toronto, Ontario, announced that they had acquired the Schrader, Aragon & Jacoby Funeral Home, Mountain View Memorial Park, and Bustard & Jacoby Funerals, Cremation, Monuments and Receptions of Cheyenne and…

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