The Urn Niche Blog

November 2, 2018

Day of the Dead – Mexico’s Halloween

The Day of the Dead (Spanish: Día de Muertos) is a Mexican holiday celebrated throughout Mexico, in particular, the Central and South regions, and by people […]
November 2, 2018

Which of the following is another name for biocremation?

Alkaline hydrolysis or heated water and potassium hydroxide (lye) are used to liquefy the body, leaving only bones behind. The bones are then pulverized and returned […]
October 31, 2018

Reclaiming Your Sleep After The Loss Of A Loved One

Many people find they have difficulty sleeping after the death of a loved one. It is normal to be kept up by the various emotions of […]
October 26, 2018

What state does not require funeral directors to be state licensed?

Of the following choices, which state does not require funeral directors to be licensed by the state? Here are your choices: A. Alaska B. Texas C. […]
October 24, 2018

Top 5 Funeral Home Software Applications

The following is a collection of the top 5 Funeral Home and Cremation software applications as listed on the site A collection of reviews gathered […]
October 5, 2018

Which of these funeral and burial statements are false?

1. The use of a burial vault is required by law in the U.S. False. State laws do not require that a burial vault is used, […]
October 2, 2018

Trends in Funerals

A blog article from covered upcoming trends in the funeral industry. Here is an excerpt from their article. The way that we grieve is different from culture […]
September 10, 2018

Supporting a Loved One with Cancer | Be There with Heart and Hand

Having a loved one face cancer is something that no one can truly prepare for. Unless we have faced this struggle ourselves, it can be impossible […]
September 7, 2018


It is with the saddest heart that I must pass on the following news: Please join me in remembering a great icon of the entertainment community. […]
August 30, 2018

How to Make Funeral Planning More Bearable for Your Senior Loved One

When a senior loved one’s partner dies, it is an emotional and trying time. In addition to the sadness, your loved one may feel overwhelmed, scared, […]