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Do I have to wear black to a funeral? : 112 etiquette guidelines for the new rules of death

Author: Florence Isaacs
Publisher: New York, NY : The Countryman Press, a division of W.W. Norton & Company, Inc., [2020]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Everything you ever wanted to know about funeral etiquette but were afraid to ask. When is attending a funeral or memorial service 'a must,' and when is it optional? Can a eulogy be funny? Can I scatter my brother's ashes in the backyard? Should I place a death notice or an obituary? What's the difference? These are all questions that Florence Isaacs has been asked as a blogger for Legacy.com, a role that earned  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Trivia and miscellanea
Miscellanea
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Florence Isaacs
ISBN: 9781682683569 1682683567
OCLC Number: 1102472894
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 176 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: When someone else's loved one dies --
When you are the bereaved --
Planning ahead --
Talking about death and grief.
Responsibility: Florence Isaacs.

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