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  • Anchorage is also known as: Anchorage Municipality, Municipality of Anchorage, and Anchorage Municipality / Anchorage municipality.

  • Their current mayor is Mayor Dan Sullivan, who took office July 1st, 2009.

  • Anchorage tourist attractions include: Alaska Zoo, Alyeska Resort, Hilltop Ski Area, Anchorage Museum, and Kincaid Park.

Facts

  • Anchorage has been featured in films like: Into the Wild (2007), Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country (1991), and God Speed You! Black Emperor (1976).

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Libby Roderick (songwriter and singer), Jeff Fry (software tester), Chris Kuper (american football player), Mark Schlereth (american football player and television show host), Valerie Plame (writer and staff), Scott Gomez (ice hockey player), and Matt Carle (ice hockey player).

  • Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: Anchorage Daily News, Anchorage Press, and Alaska Journal of Commerce.

History

Living in a city which constitutes a large portion of the state's populous; it can be daunting to locate the funeral services that suit your needs. Our goal is to make this task easier. Located below you can find listings for Anchorage area funeral homes, cemeteries, as well as other local funeral services.

Anchorage is largest city in Alaska, making up 40% of the state's population. Unlike many other cities in Alaska, Anchorage was not founded as a site for fishing or mining. It arose as a construction site for the Alaska Railroad.

Located in a subarctic climate Moose, Bears, Mountain Goats, Dall sheep, Wolves, and foxes make up the rich wildlife surrounding the area, with it numerous parks.

The official website for the city of Anchorage is http://www.muni.org/.

There are currently 13 funeral home listings for the city of Anchorage, Alaska. Looking for Anchorage cemeteries?

Anchorage Obituaries

It was disclosed on November 8th, 2015 that James George "Jim" Graham passed away in Anchorage, Alaska.  Graham was 70 years old and was born in Tacoma, WA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor James George "Jim"'s life.

It was reported by The Herald on September 20th, 2015 that Richard Earl Osborn passed on in Washington.  Osborn was 73 years old and was born in Anchorage, AK.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Richard Earl's life.

It was revealed on September 9th, 2015 that Laura Jeanette Turner (Andrade) died in Fate, Texas.  Ms. Turner was 55 years old and was born in Anchorage, AK.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Laura Jeanette's life.

It was written on August 26th, 2015 that Ada Elizabeth Townsend (Rinehart) passed on in Anchorage, Alaska.  Ms. Townsend was 69 years old and was born in Clackamas, OR.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Ada Elizabeth's life.

It was reported by The Herald on August 7th, 2015 that Barry Lee Jr Dunlop died in Lynnwood, Washington.  Dunlop was 51 years old and was born in Anchorage, AK.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Barry Lee Jr's life.

It was reported on July 19th, 2015 that Harry Lawrence King passed on in Anchorage, Alaska.  King was 54 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Harry Lawrence's life.

It was noted on June 19th, 2015 that Robert W "Bobbie" Ruhs died in Anchorage, Alaska.  Ruhs was 42 years old and was born in Atlantic, IA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Robert W "Bobbie"'s life.

It was written by Seattle Times (2000-present) on June 14th, 2015 that Eric Emil Schepp passed away in Seattle, Washington.  Schepp was 33 years old and was born in Anchorage, AK.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Eric Emil's life.

It was written on April 18th, 2015 that David Leap passed away in Anchorage, Alaska.  Leap was 25 years old and was born in Fort Lewis Madigan Army Hospital, WA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor David's life.

It was noted on February 24th, 2015 that Jeannine Peck (Verville) passed on in Anchorage, Alaska.  Ms. Peck was 80 years old and was born in Messana, NY.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Jeannine's life.

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Anchorage, WA 98185
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Anchorage, WA 98185
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Anchorage, WA 98185
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Anchorage, WA 98185
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Anchorage, WA 98185
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Anchorage, WA 98185
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Anchorage, WA 98185
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Anchorage, WA 98185
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Anchorage, WA 98185
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Anchorage, WA 98185
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Anchorage, WA 98185
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Funeral Consumers Alliance
3 days ago ... The Funeral Consumers Alliance (FCA) is a nonprofit organization that protects consumers' rights to choose meaningful, dignified, affordable ...
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Funerals: A Consumer Guide
Funerals rank among the most expensive purchases many consumers will ever make. A traditional funeral, including a casket and vault, costs about $6,000, ...
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MILITARY FUNERAL HONORS HOMEPAGE
Provides the general public with information, and provides a restricted access information center for funeral directors who provide services for members.
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Military Funeral Honors Web Page
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Consumer Guide to Funeral and Cemetery Purchases - California ...
The law requires funeral establishments to quote prices over the telephone and to give you a General Price List (GPL) and a Casket Price List (CPL) when you ...
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A season to grieve
They had a funeral at Lazy Mountain Bible Church. Kathy's brother-in-law made his casket. Now comes the project of getting back to their lives. The Davises have no health insurance. Denali KidCare covered Gideon's medical expenses. Despite the hard ...
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Alaska Ear
Al Adams Wednesday was like a state funeral. A lot of people really liked the guy. Although he was never chairman of the Senate Finance Committee as Gary Stevens' press release said, Al was the sole chairman of House Finance from 1981 to 1988. He was ...
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From the Publisher: Al Adams was more than a leader, he was my friend
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Love and art during wartime
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