| Dec 20, 2012
| 9:56 AM
Killed in Friday's horrific shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School were 20 children, ages 6 and 7, and six adults. The shooter's mother was also killed Friday. Stories of the adult heroes of this tragedy and tributes to the children who lost their...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 3:03 PM
The friends and family of Josh Swalls celebrated his life Monday.
A viewing was held at Hall-Baker Funeral Home in Plainfield.
Last month, Swalls was last seen leaving a friend's apartment. His disappearance spurred a large search with folks from Ohio...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 11:52 AM
Funeral arrangements are finalized for the four victims of Sunday night’s plane crash in Greensburg.
Visitation for all four victims is from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday at the St. Mary Catholic School gymnasium.
Donald Horan, 46, and his wife,...
| Nov 22, 2012
| 7:04 AM
Local firefighter and former Sykesville Volunteer Fire Department Chief William “Mr. Bill” Frank Luebberman, 66, of Sykesville, died, Nov. 18, at the Carroll Dove House in Westminster.
News of the death of the popular life member of...
| Nov 9, 2012
| 4:15 PM
The body of "Jeffersons" star Sherman Hemsley can now be buried after lying in an El Paso, Texas, funeral home refrigerator for more than three months over a will dispute, according to reports.
In finding that the will was valid, a judge, Patricia B....
| Nov 12, 2012
| 1:57 PM
When Jodi Fisher's husband passed away suddenly with no life insurance, she couldn't afford the bill for his funeral. A North Vernon Avon representative offered to do a fundraiser.
However, after convincing Fisher's family and friends to buy products...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 8:57 AM
Funeral arrangements have been scheduled for the couple killed in an explosion on the city’s southeast side late Saturday night.
The funeral for Jennifer and Dion Longworth will be held at the St. Barnabus Catholic Church in Greenwood, Ind. on...
| Sep 30, 2012
| 1:46 PM
A raft of new state laws take effect Monday, imposing new requirements from the car seat to the hearse.
Children under 8 years old will be required to sit in a booster seat or child seat until they reach a certain height — the Maryland...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 3:12 PM
Melvin B. Lowe Jr., a floral designer and funeral home attendant who was also a partner in a special-events and decorating company, died Sept. 27 of renal failure at his Washington home. The one-time Northeast Baltimore resident was 47.
"Melvin was a...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 6:18 PM
Friends and family made the sad trek into a Briarcliff Manor funeral home Thursday afternoon wondering how to find the words to console a family whose four year old had been found dead on Monday.
Mamaroneck police have arrested and charged the boy's...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 7:07 AM
For some unknown reason, somebody decided to do a study on the most popular funeral songs. Forget poverty or AIDS, this is the kind of thing we need our best and brightest working on. Here are the top 12, via NME.com.
1. Frank Sinatra – 'My Way'