Saturday, July 4, 2020

10 Ideas Funeral Directors Can Share with Families During COVID-19

More than anyone, those in funeral care understand how beneficial it is to pay tribute when a friend or family member dies. That’s why it’s important to have ideas on hand for families so they can begin the grieving process when normal rituals aren’t possible.

Leader Links: Navigating a New Normal

With COVID-19 dominating our news cycles, changing our daily routines, and heavily impacting the funeral industry, here’s a look at how different industry leaders across the country are handling the pandemic.

Legacy.com’s Funeral Home Support During COVID-19

Legacy’s full-service platform has deployed significant resources and fast-tracked critical new products to support our funeral home partners with emergency obituary updates, consumer-focused end-of-life resources, and remote funeral participation.

Creating and Facilitating Virtual End-of-Life Events

The teams at LifeWeb 360 and New Narrative have co-created a free, step-by-step resource guide for funeral directors on how to create virtual gatherings to keep communities together during social distancing.

Funeral Directors Life Now Offers New Online Signatures Option for Preneed Contracts at No...

Funeral Directors Life is proud to be the first preneed insurance company to offer an online signature option for preneed contracts at no charge. This solution is fully integrated with DIGicon®, the company’s proprietary preneed sales software.

Coronavirus Services FAQ for Funeral Directors

It’s an uncertain time, but we’ve got some answers to help you guide your families on the right choice for a funeral service.

Leader Links: How Our Industry is Coping with the Coronavirus

With COVID-19 dominating our news cycles, changing our daily routines, and heavily impacting the funeral industry, here’s a look at how different leaders are handling the pandemic.

Leader Links: 10 Facts You May Not Know About Congressional Cemetery

Here’s a look at some interesting recent stories about the deathcare industry that are making their rounds.

Lessons We Can Learn from Memorials for Kobe Bryant

The new year began on a tragic note with the untimely deaths of basketball legend Kobe Bryant and his daughter, along with seven others, after a helicopter crash.

Obits Are Alive and Kicking — And Their True Power Is Digital

You’ll learn their full value when you discover what obituaries do, and what they mean to the people who read them.