Monthly Archives: October 2011

Day of the Dead in Mexico

Day of the Dead is a holiday in Mexico that is recognized in connection with the Catholic holidays of All Saint’s Day and All Souls’ Day.   Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) is celebrated over several days from … Continue reading

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Uncommon Burials

A space burial is an uncommon type of memorial for most people.  The procedure involves placing a small amount of ashes into a capsule and the remains are launched into outer space. The concept of a space burial was introduced … Continue reading

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Martin Luther King Memorial Dedication

The MLK Memorial was constructed on a four-acre site along the Tidal Basin in Washington, DC to commemorate the life of Dr. Martin Luther King.  The memorial has quotes from Dr. King’s sermons and speeches inscribed within the surface of … Continue reading

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Grave Decorations are Now Available at Our CMS Mid-Atlantic Cemeteries

With the approach of the winter holiday season, we wish to remind you that grave decorations are available from our New Jersey and New York CMS Mid-Atlantic cemeteries.  Each location offers artistic and unique arrangements to coordinate with the cemetery’s … Continue reading

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