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Service Corporation International Supports Education

HOUSTON, TX. - January 27, 2014 - Service Corporation International (SCI), North America’s largest single provider of funeral, cremation and cemetery services, has awarded a $10,000 grant to a mortuary program that is working to enhance the mortuary sciences for tomorrow’s funeral service professionals.   Read More.

The Dignity Memorial® Network Honors Five Individuals Who Gave the Gift of Life Through Organ, Eye and Tissue Donation

HOUSTON, TX. - December 14, 2013 - Todd Semon of New Jersey, Angel Nathaniel Chacon of Pomona, Calif., Sean LaPersonerie of Copiague, N.Y., Joshua Thomas Waleryszak of Seattle, and Paul John Young of Las Vegas, will be memorialized with floragraphs—portraits made of floral and natural materials—to be decorated by family and friends in December and featured on the Donate Life float entry in the 125th Rose Parade on Jan. 1, 2014, in Pasadena, Calif.   Read More.

A More Personalized Final Sendoff Now Available

HOUSTON, TX. - November 25, 2013 - Personalization. We experience it almost everywhere in our daily lives – our cell phone ringtones, our wardrobe, sometimes our license plates. We experience it on special days – our birthdays, our weddings and increasingly…our funerals.   Read More.

Vietnam-Era MIA Air Force Maj. Louis Fulda Guillermin to Receive Military Funeral After 45 Years

MANAHAWKIN, N.J - October 24, 2013 - Missing in action for 45 years, Air Force Maj. Louis Fulda Guillermin will receive a graveside service with full military honors on Saturday, October 5 at Glenwood Memorial Gardens in Broomall.   Read More.

The Dignity Memorial® Network and The TEARS Foundation Partner to Bring the Angel of Hope to New Jersey

BROOMALL, Penn. - September 30, 2013 - This October marks the 25th anniversary of President Ronald Reagan designating National Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month. In honor of National Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month, the Dignity Memorial network and The TEARS Foundation announce the unveiling of the TEARS Angel of Hope Monument.   Read More.

25 Forgotten Veterans to be Honored in Two Ceremonies

NORTH BERGEN, N.J. - September 10, 2013 - Twenty-five veterans whose remains have been orphaned and abandoned until now, will be laid to rest with help from the Dignity Memorial® network of funeral providers in New Jersey allied with the New Jersey’s Mission of Honor.   Read More.

Abduction Prevention Program Available for Kids

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - June 26, 2013 - To arm children and their parents with knowledge and techniques to avoid or escape abduction, Hardage Giddens Town & Country Funeral Home / Riverside Memorial Park in Jacksonville is offering to conduct the Dignity Memorial® Escape School® program to the community.   Read More.

Unique Partnership Benefits Diabetes Research, Education and Advocacy

Houston, TX - May 13, 2013 - Diabetes affects more than 30 million people in North America. A new partnership may help change the future of diabetes.   Read More.

Palm Downtown Mortuary and Cemetery Unveils Garden of Dreams

Las Vegas, NV - February 15, 2013 - Palm Mortuary and Cemetery, along with Mayor Carolyn Goodman and Councilman Ricki Barlow, celebrates the opening of the Garden of Dreams, a monument dedicated to the civil rights movement.   Read More.

Military Honors Ceremony for Seven Arizona Territorial Rangers Who Paved Way for Arizona Statehood

PHOENIX, Ariz. - January 02, 2013 - As Arizona marks the state’s centennial, the Phoenix community joins together to remember and honor seven Territorial Rangers who served from 1901-1909 and are buried at Greenwood/Memory Lawn Cemetery, paving the way for Arizona’s statehood.   Read More.

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