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Dealing With Death: The Growing Home Funeral Movement

HuffingtonPost.com | Jaweed Kaleem | Posted 02.21.2013 | Religion

A little over five years ago, Alison and Doug Kirk held their 9-year-old daughter's hand as she lay on a futon in their Nashville living room, told he...

Ohio Funeral Home Stopped From Liquefying Bodies

AP | DOUG WHITEMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

COLUMBUS, Ohio — An Ohio funeral home that is the first in the nation to use a cremation alternative that dissolves bodies with lye and heat has eff...

Funeral Pyres An Option In Crestone

AP | IVAN MORENO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

CRESTONE, Colo. — Belinda Ellis' farewell went as she wanted. One by one, her family placed juniper boughs and logs about her body, covered in red c...