Grieving daughter critical of funeral costs

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The Chronicle Herald
Halifax, Nova Scotia
October 19, 2012

Thousands of dollars worth of unwanted, unnecessary 'services' hidden within home’s package deal.

 TRAGEDY STRUCK JENNIE MORROW’s family twice this year. After her sister died of lung cancer in the spring, her mother succumbed to a long battle with Alzheimer’s disease in the summer.

But the two funerals couldn’t have been more different.

While she says her sister’s funeral was fairly priced, she says her mother’s funeral was a costly affair punctuated by forced package deals, misleading funeral directors and disingenuous contracts.

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Thanks to the HVCC Mortuary Science Alumni & Student Assoc for alerting us to this article.

 

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