Massachusetts Funeral Homes

There are currently 948 funeral home listings for the state of Massachusetts. Looking for Massachusetts cemeteries?

Massachusetts is well-known for its rich culture. It is a salad bowl of different cultures and traditions.  The state has famous museums and cultural centers. From African-American History to Russian icons, the state has a lot of knowledge to impart.  

They also have heritage trails that boast of important places where most historical events occurred. There are special tours that can be arranged to visit these places. A guide can tell you more details and interesting facts about these locations.  

The culinary culture of Massachusetts is a must-try. They have dishes from Russia like pirozhki and the ever famous caviar. You can also get a taste of Jewish cuisine; falafel and kosher wines are fine examples of these. There are neighborhoods that can also be visited. The North End is a little town depicting the Italian culture. Chinatown Boston pays tribute to the Chinese settlers of the 1880s. It has now grown to be the residence of Chinese families in Boston and some parts of New England. It offers a variety of historical places, events, and of course, the traditional Chinese cuisine.

One of the most awaited events in Massachusetts is the Irish, Scottish, and Celtic Festivals. It features events such as the Worcester Irish Music festival, Cape Cod Irish summer fest, Blackstone Valley Celtic Festival, Glasgow Scottish lands festival, Newport Waterfront Irish festival, New Hampshire Highland games, and the Irish Heritage festival. Another famous event in this state is Saint Patrick's Day parade. The city plans festivities to go along with this holiday. This draws more than 500, 000 visitors to Boston. The first ever St. Patrick's Day celebration was in 1737. Massachusetts boasts of having the grandest and largest St' Patrick's Day parade. There are a lot more interesting places and events in all the cities of this state. 

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Massachusetts Funeral Home News

Mass. funeral home questioned over bodies mix-up
BOSTON Massachusetts officials are ordering a Brookline funeral home to explain how it mixed up the bodies of two men last August. A state regulatory board said Thursday that Stanetsky Memorial Chapels buried the body of one man in the other's Woburn ...
http://www.boston.com/news/local/massachusetts/articles/2010/11/04/mass_funeral_home_questioned_over_bodies_mix_up/

More people opting for cremation, say funeral directors
The number of cremations in Massachusetts and nationally have been on the rise for years, officials in the funeral industry say. They offer emotional and financial alternatives to traditional burial, said Thomas S. Marchand, the funeral director at Curley ...
http://www.sentinelandenterprise.com/local/ci_16422052

Kerala govt gets flak for delaying poet funeral
He passed away late in the night but his identity remained unknown. It was only the next day that he was identified and culture minister MA Baby took the responsibility of the funeral. The list of people who came to pay their respects included chief ...
http://www.hindustantimes.com/Kerala-govt-gets-flak-for-delaying-poet-funeral/H1-Article1-618286.aspx

Bugler, 92, Still Answers Call For Taps
On Saturday, he'll play the song at the Massachusetts National Cemetery on Cape Cod ... Taps is a very, very emotional call," he says. "When you play it at a funeral, you see the people break down and cry. You gotta [do] all you [can] do to hold back your ...
http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=131094258

Funeral - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A funeral is a ceremony for celebrating, sanctifying, or remembering the life of a person who has died. Funerary customs comprise the complex of beliefs and ...
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Funeral (album) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Funeral is the debut full-length album by Canadian indie rock band Arcade Fire, released on September 14, 2004 in North America by Merge Records and on ...
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Massachusetts Funeral Directors Association
Consumer Information. Grief and Bereavement. Find a Funeral Home ... MFDA is the funeral director's professional community. Together we leverage our ...
http://www.massfda.org/

Massachusetts Funeral Homes, funeral flowers, & funeral planning
Listing all funeral homes in Massachusetts so you can easily send flowers to any location (same day delivery) or find any funeral service.
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