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Rogers of Bowie, MD transitioned into glory at her home in Bowie, MD. Born January 18, 1951 in Washington, DC, she was the daughter of the late Franklin and Audrey Higgs. She is survived by her beloved husband, Reginald J. Rogers; her loving children ... (legacy.com)

MARY RHIM February 26, 2017

NW, Washington, DC on Monday, February 27, 2017 from 9 a.m. to 12 noon, with funeral service to follow at 12 noon. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in her name to the Foundation for the National Institutes of Health (F-NIH). (legacy.com)

John Schiller Wold February 18, 2017

John Schiller Wold, a remarkable man and citizen of Casper, Wyoming for 68 years, has died at the age of 100. Mr. Wold had tremendous influence in the life of the state of Wyoming and its people in profound ways. During his life he achieved international ... (Casper Star-Tribune)

Bernard Melvin Dutcher Sr. February 25, 2017

HUDSON FALLS — Bernard Melvin Dutcher Sr., 73, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 23, 2017 at his home surrounded by his family. Born June 17, 1943 in Granville he was the son of the late Melvin and Dora (Moffitt) Dutcher. Bernard enjoyed square dancing, round ... (Post-Star)

Anthony David McDaniel February 25, 2017

Anthony David McDaniel, 72, went to his Heavenly Father on Friday, Feb. 24, 2017, with his wife of 46 years, Mary W. McDaniel; his son, David E. McDaniel; and the family dog, Baxter, at his side. He was born Dec. 22, 1944, in Daviess County to the late ... (Owensboro Messenger-Inquirer)

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Funeral Home Reviews
Washington, DC
Rollins Funeral handled my mothers remains in 1968. They did beautiful work at that time. My family was very pleased & comforted. Seeing as my mom had been disfigured from being beat to death in the head & raped, her face was disfigured & the embalmers did a wonderful job. You could not even tell anything had happened from what we saw in the hospital & what the embalmers had completed. To this day I thank God for the kindness we were shown. I was 12 years old then. God bless you all always

Washington, DC
it has been 5 years since my family used your services, we were very please at how you cooperated with an out of town funeral home. thanks for your cooperation.

Spring Hill, Florida
This funeral home sucks! I paid too much for a cremation here ($1695) and found out I overpaid by almost a $1000. What bothers me the most is the lack of compassion Barry Brewer has. It seemed like it was just business without any heart. The whole funeral home smelled so bad the first time I walked in there that I could hardly breathe. Do yourself a favor and find a different funeral home, because this one is just awful. Overpriced, not compassionate at all and smells horrible.

South Bend, Indiana
my aunt was taken care of there at her viewing I saw something that was really disturbing........she had duct tape around her lower arms what for? I have no idea but I will never suggest anyone go there I know this was something that was not right

Las Vegas, Nevada
My brother and I chose Desert Memorial to perform our dad's cremation since their reviews were good and their rates were low. We dealt with Kristen Anderson, and we told her to ship our dad's remains to his former Kentucky address only if they could do so prior to his memorial service. Otherwise, she was to refund the shipping charge and provide me with instructions on when and where to pick up my dad's remains. About two (2) months after my dad's memorial service, Desert Memorial finally conducted my dad's cremation and sent his remains to his former address in Kentucky, without notifying us and against our prior instructions. They only told me about this after I inquired about it. Now, they are attempting to wash their hands of the matter, forcing us to attempt to clean up their mess, so to speak. I would definitely recommend looking elsewhere, since no one wants to deal with this company's mistakes in addition to the pain of the loss of one's loved one.