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Jonathan Demme Director, Producer, Screenwriter February 22, 1944 – April 26, 2017 Academy award winning director, Jonathan Demme has passed away at the age of 73 according to his publicist and multiple reports. Demme was diagnosed and successfully treated for esophageal cancer in 2010. Unfortunately, it recurred in 2015 and complications led to Demme’s death.

ObitTree Inc., a company founded with deep roots in funeral service, today released a comprehensive initiative designed to help funeral professionals take back control of their obituaries, win back their online profits, foster a positive message about funeral service and expand their community reach, all while protecting the future of funeral service.

Legendary comedian and actor Don Rickles passed away at the age of 90 from kidney failure according to multiple sources.He was best known for his insult style of stand-up comedy. His comedy attracted many hecklers which he would then use to fill his act.

Charlie Murphy, older brother of Eddie Murphy has passed away at the age of 57 from leukemia, according to multiple sources. Murphy was a talented writer, comedian, & actor and is well-known for his work on Comedy Central’s sketch comedy show “Chappelle’s Show”.

Fairgrove, Grand Blanc, Mt. Morris, and Vassar, MI.- Losing a child is one of the most difficult experiences a family can go through. Often, traditional grief counselling isn’t enough. In order to help a family that has suffered such a loss, it is sometimes required to go above and beyond the call of duty.

Bolivar, MO. – When a loved one is buried, you want them to look their best. In many cases, men are buried in their best suit and a lady in her nicest dress. Once the suit or dress is selected though, a family is left with all of the other clothes the deceased owned.