Green Burials in the News
Green burials are nothing new. They’re as ancient as humankind. Lately, though, green burials are getting a lot more media buzz.
Home Funerals in the News
There is a growing interest and excitement for home funerals on the web, YouTube, television and newspapers. This is a movement whose time has come.
We also recommend you visit the National Home Funeral Alliance. The Alliance is a hub for the latest aspects and developments of the home funeral movement in this country.
Home Funeral Videos
A Sacred Moment in the News
A Sacred Moment and founder Char Barrett have been in the news since ASM began in 2007. Alternative funeral services delivered by a licensed, female funeral director have caught the attention of the media.
August 7, 2015 - A Sacred Moment features prominently in this article about alternative death care options in the Seattle area.
April 16, 2013 – Shari Wolf and Joe Sehee with the Green Burial Council talk to Char Barrett regarding the funeral directors’ role in home funerals and how funeral homes can benefit from offering more of this service.
October 22, 2011 – Bill asks Char Barrett, Rabbi Yohanna Kinberg, Temple B'Nai Torah, and George Bacon, thought provoking questions.
May, 2011 – Women are finding their place in the funeral industry and discovering a high degree of satisfaction in providing their unique gifts to families in grief.
April 18, 2009 – Char Barrett explains how conventions are shifting in the death care profession.
February 19, 2009 – Marian Spadone explains the unique joys that come from creating burial shrouds for green burials.
KING 5 News – Natural Home Funerals
October, 2008 – A grieving mother decides to care for her daughter’s body at home with the help of A Sacred Moment.
March 19, 2008 – Most of us do a pretty good job of planning for life, but not many of us spend a lot of time planning for death. This article discusses common concerns regarding death care and funerals.
September 24, 2007 – Families are reclaiming death rituals by hosting funerals in the comfort of their home.
May 2, 2007 – Dave Beck asks Char Barrett about the impact home funerals have on families in their grief journey.
March 18, 2007 – Doris Jean Powers has her loved ones decorate her casket before she passes away.
March 6, 2007 – A growing number of families are thinking “outside the box” when it comes to funeral arrangements.