The man says the priest told him that he's being refused because he was married outside the church although he believes it's because he was listed in his mother's obituary as being married to another man A gay man in Louisiana, US says he was denied ... (Gay Star News)
In honor of Dave’s wishes, there will be no funeral or memorial services will held. Mr. Charles Thompson and his family were cared for and entrusted final arrangements to Louisiana Funeral Services & Crematory of Broussard (337) 330-8006. (The Daily Iberian)
Alex Rocco, a veteran character actor who secured a place in movie history playing the doomed mobster Moe Greene in "The Godfather," died Saturday at his Studio City home. He was 79. The cause was pancreatic cancer, said his stepson, Sean Doyle. Rocco's ... (Los Angeles Times)
Songwriter Roy C. Bennett co-wrote more than 40 songs recorded by Elvis Presley. None of them were major hits, but Bennett and writing partner Sid Tepper were not rock 'n' roll tunesmiths — they wrote ballads and novelty songs that Elvis sang in his ... (Los Angeles Times)
Betty created a rewarding career as Director of Admissions at Fort Wright College from 1965-1980. She was a devoted member of La Gaiete, an avid gardener, a lover of all arts and crafts, and a good neighbor to all in the Spokane Valley. She is survived by ... (The Spokesman-Review)
What is considered proper to wear to a funeral or memorial service differs according to local customs and geographic region. But a few general guidelines can help steer you. Mercifully, the old dreary dictate about wearing only black no longer applies - although, when in doubt, it's still generally ...
"Death leaves a heartache no one can heal, love leaves a memory no one can steal. From an Irish headstone"- Richard Puz, The Carolinian You've been asked to deliver the Eulogy at your loved ones funeral. Where do you begin? Start with the purpose and definition of a eulogy. A eulogy is a short speec...