Talking about prepaying funerals always seems to get listeners’ attention and some funeral directors who disagree with me.
The funerals for the victims of a Connecticut elementary school shooting are wrapping up after a wrenching week of farewells in Newtown.
For a third straight day Wednesday, funeral processions rolled through a grieving Connecticut town trying to make sense of the massacre of 20 first-graders and six adults in an elementary school.
The average funeral costs close to $8,000 and add in the reception and cemetery plot and you could be looking at $10,000 or more.
WBZ’s Dr. Murray Feingold observes the different ways people grieve at funerals.