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Challenging the High-Priced Funeral Industry, More Americans Are Choosing Home Funerals and Death Midwives

Click here for reuse options! Major shifts are underway in dealing with the aftermath of death in a more personal way. My grandmother, Nana, had piercing blue eyes that beamed against the zigzag of creases and age spots on her 92-year-old face. Her voice always carried a trace of a brogue, though she immigrated from Ireland to the U.S. in her 20s. Following a series of recent strokes, my sister was living with Nana and caring for her alongside hospice.
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