Cruise ship in the ocean

American’s love to travel and when the pandemic ends, it is a sure thing that by the millions we are going to take to the skies, roads, and cruise ships.  But, before you travel, please be prepared in case of death while away from home.  Transporting human remains from a distant location to your local…

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Star of David at the entrance of a jewish cemetery in winter.

Traditional Jewish law requires the burying of our loved ones in the ground so that they can naturally decompose into the earth.  For as long as I can remember, most Jews in South Florida thought that local Jewish cemeteries’ burial options were authentic and traditional.   Unfortunately, it is not true – all but one…

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Keys on a typewriter with Refund on the return button

I love authorizing refunds to families that transfer their prepaid funeral arrangements to Kronish Funeral Services.     Last week, I authorized a $3,000 refund to a family that transferred two prepaid arrangements to our firm, and other refunds I have authorized have been up to $5,000.  How are we able to write these refund checks?   …

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