Take a Free Class in Death at Yale

To balance the “badness of death,” Kagan also provides several lectures on the “value of life.”

Everything You Need to Know about Pet Cremation

Cremations represent almost half of pet disposals handled by professional cremation services.

NFDA Relay For Life National Team Program

NFDA Brings Funeral Service Together in Fight Against Cancer.

What Happens Next in Health Care

The White House weighs in on what Americans can see with the new legislation for health care.

The Art of the Obituary II

Remember that you, like Alden Whitman, are writing a life story in a condensed version.

The Art of the Obituary

Death is the great leveler — but it can level more benefits to some than others.

How Obituary Writing Changed in 1965

At one point, Whitman admitted that writing an advance obituary cased an occupational astigmatism.