| Apr 12, 2011
| 4:37 PM
A public memorial service for Kip Watson, the Central Florida dance pioneer who died Sunday night, will be at 4 p.m. Friday, April 15, at First Congregational Church in Winter Park. The family asks that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to a fund in...
| Sep 2, 2011
| 4:35 PM
A man said he was fired from his job at an Inglewood mortuary after complaining that his employers had cremated a baby’s body without the parents’ permission and disguised their actions by putting a rock in the casket “to give it the...
| Sep 12, 2011
| 4:40 PM
Many friends and musical colleagues of Ralph Ameduri have been asking about funeral arrangements for the Orlando musician, who was killed over the weekend in Winter Haven. Details have been passed along to me, so I am putting the information out there....
| Sep 14, 2011
| 4:26 PM
?? As a medical examiner search committee comprised of Broward leaders has formed to present candidates for Gov. Rick Scott??s approval, the Broward County Commission voted Tuesday to exert home rule over that hiring process. If the county commission...
| Jun 6, 2011
They're a group known for their simplistic, peaceful lifestyle, yet today they were at federal court taking on the state. WGNO's Vanessa Bolano has been following this one for months.
The fate of the St Joseph Abbey Woodworks now lies in the hands of a...
| Jun 13, 2011
| 2:50 PM
H. Florene Gardner, 88, passed away peacefully on Thursday, June 9, 2011, in Camarillo, after a brief illness.
Florene was born in Holdenville, Oklahoma, on August 23, 1922, to Homer and Opal Robb. The family would eventually move to California and...
| Jun 14, 2011
| 7:02 PM
Jury deliberations in the case of a former funeral director began Tuesday.
Marvin Boatright is accused of forging death certificates and stealing money from customers who pre-paid for funerals.
Boatright is also connected to an investigation of a...
| Jul 5, 2011
| 7:50 PM
Hundreds came to pay their respects to Isayah Muller at the Barrett Funeral Home on West 51 st Street in Manhattan on Tuesday. Muller, 19, was stabbed to death just hours after graduating from high school last Tuesday following a fight in a parking lot in...
| Mar 1, 2011
| 4:12 PM
The State of Missouri announced Tuesday it will shut down Mart's Funeral Home in Westport after several violations. The funeral home is set to close March 11.
The owner of the funeral home appeared in court on Tuesday and tried to prove he is making...
| Dec 20, 2010
| 4:53 PM
LOS ANGELES -- The coffin that once held the body of presidential assasin Lee Harvey Oswald has been sold to an anonymous bidder, but Oswald's brother is disputing the sale.
Robert L. Oswald, 76, said he didn't know the coffin still existed until he read...
| Dec 3, 2010
The Santo family this afternoon released the following visitation and funeral arrangements for Ron Santo.
THURSDAY, DECEMBER 9, 2010
HOLY NAME CATHEDRAL
NORTH STATE STREET AT SUPERIOR STREET
735 N STATE STREET
CHICAGO, IL 60611...
| Dec 16, 2010
| 4:11 PM
A state board heard evidence on Thursday about a metro funeral home that allegedly mixed-up the ashes of a woman who died this past summer.
Soledad Cutburth died of cancer in July, and her husband, Hadley Cutburth, had arranged for her cremation...