Funeral Director

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Joliet Funeral Director To Display Replica Lincoln Casket

A suburban funeral director has come up with an unusual way to honor Abraham Lincoln next month.


Harry Carter (Credit: Cook County Sheriff's office)

Funeral Director Arrested For Operating Without A License

The Cook County sheriff says a South Side funeral director – whose business was closed down last year – has been arrested and charged with operating a funeral home without a license.


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New South Suburban Company Offers Flameless Cremations

A 23-year-old south suburban funeral director has just started what is believed to be a first-of-its-kind in Illinois – flameless cremations.

WBBM Newsradio–09/27/2012

CBS 2 obtained this photo of bagged bodies stacked at the Cook County Medical Examiner's Office, which is over its storage capacity.

Funeral Director: Conditions At Cook County Morgue Are ‘Horrendous’

“Horrendous” is how one funeral director describes conditions inside the Cook County Medical Examiner’s cooler.

CBS Chicago–01/20/2012

Marcee Dane (Lake County Sheriff's Department)

Funeral Director Going To Jail For Cremation Cover-Up

Prosecutors said Marcee Dane tried to cover up a mix-up involving a family’s ashes by first lying to the family, then getting another person’s remains and sending the family those remains to cover the mistake.