Category: death

All about cremation!

All about cremation!

from Ask a Mortician

Talking to your parents about death

Talking to your parents about death

from Ask a Mortican

Is the funeral industry a scam?

Is the funeral industry a scam?

from Ask A Mortician

Are these really my mother’s ashes?

Are these really my mother’s ashes?

from Ask A Mortician

“The Magic Box: Autumn” written by Joseph Pint…

The Magic Box: Autumn” written by Joseph Pintauro with illustrations by artist Norman Laliberté, 1970.

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Why Americans Love Guns

Can I become mummified?

Can I become mummified?

from Ask A Mortician

Images from “The Train: RFK’s Last Journey,” c…

Images from “The Train: RFK’s Last Journey,” capturing the journey of Bobby Kennedy’s body from New York to Washington, D.C., after his assassination in 1968.

(Photographs via SFMOMA)

On Holocaust Remembrance Day, we remember the …

On Holocaust Remembrance Day, we remember the genocide of more than 11 million people—at least 6 million of them Jews—along with Jehovah’s Witnesses, Roma and Sinti (also called Gypsies), people of color, people with disabilities, political opponents, and homosexuals.

Can America Learn From Berlin’s Struggle to Face Its Violent Past ?

Is embalming dangerous?

Is embalming dangerous?

from Ask A Mortician