November 2019

NEWS NOVEMBER 2019 Fam i l y Own e d a n d Ope r a t ed S i nce 1974 FUNERAL HOME & CEMETERY P O B o x 5 1 5 9 Yo u n g s t o w n O H 4 4 5 1 4 1 - 8 0 0 - 3 2 1 - 7 4 7 9 O n l i n e a t www . n o m i s p u b l i c a t i o n s . c o m P r e v i o u s l y P u b l i s h e d a s t h e Y B N e w s • S t i l l t h e P l a c e f o r Yo u r N e w s ! 1-888-792-9315 MADE IN USA MODEL # 3BX-SL 3 Body Side Loading Mortuary Cooler NEW MODEL C E L E B R A T I N G O F S U C C E S S Are you state compliant? Order by November 29th 2019 for delivery by December 31st 2019 Flanner Buchanan, founded in 1881, continues to Diversify and Grow Article Continued on Page A13 see the timeline of FLANNER BUCHANAN “firsts” on Page A18 Bruce Buchanan gives local pastor Dr. KaturahWorrill Johnson a tour of the new cre- mation center during the open house for the new corporate office and operations center. A fourth retort was added to accommodate the growing cremation business. The retort pictured on the right has an oversize capacity that will allow cremations up to 1000 lbs. It will eliminate the need to rely on a third party to serve families. Flanner Buchanan Corporate Office, Crematory and Funeral, Event and Care Center Owner Bruce Buchanan stands inside the tower of Flanner Buchanan’s Community Life Center INDIANAPOLIS,IN— For many de- cades Flanner Buchanan published a small magazine of wit and wisdom called Nuggets . The May 1956 issue contained a simple mission state- ment that still holds today: To rende r only the finest service, offer the most modern facilities…at prices within the means of all. Few companies can sustain a mis- sion for over 100 years, but Flan- ner Buchanan has set and main- Melissa N. Unfred and her therapy dog, Kermit M elissa U nfred L aunches A ffinity G reen C remation See Page A6 A N ew B ook on S tudebaker P rofessional C ars has B een R eleased See Page A11 Classified Ads Shipping Directory Index of Advertisers