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Birth of a Cemetery
Forest Lawn Memorial-Park
John F. Llewellyn

Forest Lawn Memorial-Park is certainly the most famous cemetery in California and one of the most famous in the country. It has been praised for its service to the community and parodied in print, TV, and film.
    Forest Lawn Cemetery was founded in 1906 in Tropico, California, now part of the city of Glendale. Although other books have covered Forest Lawn’s history, they emphasized the changes Huber Eaton made to transform Forest Lawn Cemetery into Forest Lawn Memorial-Park. The earlier books ignored the challenges that had to be conquered to create this famous institution.
    Birth of a Cemetery covers the never-told-before history of Forest Lawn’s early years. It shows the struggles of the early days, the years of conflicts with Hubert Eaton, and how Eaton struggled to make . . . ;more

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A Cemetery Should Be Forever
The challenge to managers and directors

Cemeteries are more complicated than many think. This book is about the unique challenges facing those responsible for managing cemeteries. A valuable resource for cemetery managers and members of boards of directors of cemeteries, this book has been praised by regulators, consumers, and industry executives for its comprehensive and easy to understand explanation of the challenges of operating cemeteries. Author John Llewellyn is acknowledged as a leading . . . more
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The First 100 Years
Laura Kath

Southern California's Forest Lawn® Memorial-Parks celebrated its 100th anniversary in 2006. Laura Kath traces Forest Lawn's journey from a small country cemetery to becoming a world renowned institution. In addition to being famous for a vast collection of statuary, stained glass, mosaics, and other art works, Forest Lawn is an acknowledged and respected leader in the cemtery and funeral industries. more...

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Planning or Buying a Funeral or Cremation for Yourself or Someone You Love
John F. Llewellyn

Many are confused by funeral and burial terminology. They don't understand the funeral choices they have when they want cremation. Should they pre-plan a funeral? How about buying it ahead of time? Saying Goodbye helps people personalize and be in control of their funeral services by by giving them information rather than prejudging what they should do. more...


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