Arizona Funeral Homes

There are currently 174 funeral home listings for the state of Arizona and we provide all the cemetery information for the state as well.

Arizona has two famous nicknames. First is the "Grand Canyon" state which speaks of the state's distinguished landmark the Grand Canyon. The other one is the "Copper State" because of its richness in the mentioned mineral. The origin of the name came from Native American language "Arizonac". It means "little spring". One amazing fact about this state that few people know is that London Bridge was shipped to Lake Havasu City. There, it was rebuilt stone by stone.

The state's official neckwear is a bolo tie. It is usually made of leather and its pendant from various metals like silver, gold, or gems like turquoise, the Arizona's official gem. It is made in different sizes and shapes. "Ditat Deus" translated as "God enriches" is the state's official motto. Arizona's landscape is dotted with cactus plants. Inside cactus plants, cactus wren build nests so they are  be safe from predators.  This bird, which is Arizona's state bird,  measures only 7 to 8 inches and had brown back that has white spots on it.

One interesting funeral law in Arizona is the state doesn't require caskets or containers for burial. However, a combustible container is required for bodies to be cremated. The state law believes that a casket, even if it is made by metal, will not prevent a body from decomposing. Crematories and cemeteries on the other hand usually have their minimum requirements. Also in Arizona, funeral processions are permitted to have the right-of-way at intersections no matter what the traffic signal is at the moment, even if it's a red light, provided the driver is a Class D license holder. They can even exceed the usual speed limit up to 15 miles hour so they can go ahead and supervise the traffic at the succeeding intersection points.  

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Sports digest: Hundreds attend funeral for student killed while filming Notre Dame football practice
Notre Dame football coach Brian Kelly and several of the team's players were among several hundred mourners Monday at the funeral of a student killed ... the practice from the lift on a blustery day. Arizona quarterback Nick Foles is closer to returning ...

Phoenix police Sgt. Drenth's funeral: Mourners gather
Officials have confirmed that Arizona State Capitol Police found Drenth's body outside ... Steve Martos said Monday at Drenth's funeral that investigators continue vigorously to work and process evidence, but "unfortunately, nothing has changed."

Funeral services Monday for fallen Phoenix officer
Sean Drenth, who was found shot to death near the State Capitol last Monday night. Following the 10 a.m. funeral, the Arizona Department of Public Safety said traffic on the eastbound Loop 101 in the Northwest Valley would be restricted for about three hours.

Arizona Man Arrested After Incident On The Mall Held Without Bond
Patock of Murana, Arizona, will be charged with carrying a pistol without ... Mayor-Elect Vincent Gray missed the funeral Thursday for an MPD officer killed in the line of duty over the weekend, which left members of the police union that endorsed Gray's ...

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