NEW ORLEANS -- A New Orleans woman was memorialized with a "last party" at her funeral this week, complete with beer, menthol cigarettes and a disco ball, according to WGNO. Miriam Marie "Mae-Mae" Burbank passed away on June
Uptown Talk: Harlem funeral director stars in documentary
One in a string of memorable moments in filmmaker Christine Turner’s moving documentary, “Homegoings,” refuses to leave my mind’s eye: Isaiah Owens, owner of Owens Funeral Home on Lenox Ave. in Harlem, crawling around in the dirt.
New York's funeral homes are reborn to cater to new immigrant populations, with operators such as Pat Marmo maintaining a steady business by offering services in Spanish and learning the burial rites of other cultures
Live Coverage: The Funeral Of Former NYC Mayor Ed Koch
CHICOPEE, MA—An elegant, tasteful funeral, meticulously arranged by an experienced funeral director and attended by more than 200 impeccably dressed guests from across the country, was utterly ruined Monday by the presence of a rotting human corpse.
How I Celebrated The Passage Of Time At The Funeral Of An Old Friend