Latest Morgue Stories

2013-07-01 23:22:37

Funeral home partners will offer Aftermath death clean-up services as a continuum of care in times of tragedy. Aurora, IL (PRWEB) July 01, 2013 Aftermath Inc. Services, the country’s leading biohazard remediation company, has named Global Mortuary Affairs as its first National Alliance Partner, together offering coordinated services for funeral homes to help assist families experiencing a devastating loss. “This partnership brings together two industry leaders in death care, whose...

2013-05-09 23:42:41

Recently, Chris Miller owner of Thomas Miller Mortuary sits down with Aimee Rios of SoCal CEO Magazine to announce the launching of their new Cremation Society of Southern California. Their new service is offering unique, state-of-the-art cremation services to individuals across the country. Riverside, CA (PRWEB) May 08, 2013 “The reason we started the Cremation Society of Southern California came out of a need. Many of the families we were servicing had apprehension of where their...

2008-08-19 18:00:43

DOCTORS discovered a premature baby girl declared stillborn was alive after six hours in a hospital morgue's fridge in Jerusalem. (c) 2008 Daily Mirror. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All rights Reserved.

2008-03-31 21:00:37

The bodies of seven miscarried and aborted babies were found to have been overlooked at a hospital mortuary in England for more than two years, officials said. The babies, which were supposed to have been cremated or buried, were stored at the University of North Staffordshire Hospital. Samples had been taken from the bodies, so their disposal was postponed at the time. But when the test results did not show up the fetuses wound up in storage because of an administrative error, the...

2005-09-06 16:25:58

BATON ROUGE, Louisiana (Reuters) - Louisiana will inter in individual graves the remains of Hurricane Katrina victims who cannot be immediately identified so that families can reclaim the bodies later if forensic experts eventually determine who they are, an official said on Tuesday. State and federal authorities have begun the grim task of collecting the remains of perhaps thousands of storm victims and have set up a morgue in St. Gabriel, about 70 miles (110 km) from New Orleans,...

2005-09-04 16:39:07

By Michael Peltier BATON ROUGE, Louisiana (Reuters) - After a week of silence on Hurricane Katrina's death toll, Louisiana officials announced a partial count on Sunday and said U.S. mortuary teams that identified victims of the September 11 attacks had been brought in to help. They said 59 people had been confirmed as storm victims but said they were only counting bodies they had in their possession. "It's a small number and everyone knows it's going to grow," said Dr. Fred...

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