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How the Pandemic Is Changing Funerals

by Linnea Crowther

As the covid-19 pandemic changes the way we live and interact, funerals are changing too. Funeral directors have rapidly responded to calls for social distancing by offering new solutions for funeral services, including livestreaming, recordings, and outdoor funerals with a six-foot buffer between attendees. These new solutions have attracted notice and made headlines around the world. Here’s what newspapers and other news sources are saying about funerals in the age of covid-19.

This page will be updated regularly. Last update: August 17, 2020.

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