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How to Arrange an Affordable Funeral

Date:
Saturday, April 24, 2010
Time:
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Event Type:
Other
Organizer/Author:
Sandra
Phone:
510-647-3624
Location Details:
S. Berkeley Public Library, 1901 Russell St., Berkeley 94703
corner of MLK Jr.
just north of Ashby; short walk from Ashby BART
street parking

Free event by the Bay Area Funeral Society.
Bay Area Funeral Society came out of the Berkeley Co-op movement to stop predatory practices by the funeral industry. Its goal is to educate people about their burial and cremation options. They provide infomation about traditional, economical, green, and/or home funerals.
http://www.bafsweb.org
At this presentation learn facts and save money: embalming is not required by law. The law does not require you to buy a casket vault. You do not need to rent or buy a casket for cremation. You are entitled to an itemized price list.
Much more. Handouts.
Added to the calendar on Sat, Apr 17, 2010 5:12PM
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