Industry News

1 2 3 >>

Tuesday, May 29, 2018
Restlawn Memorial Park pays tribute to area fallen soldiers Restlawn Memorial Park  3,000 Flags: Fallen Heroes Honored at Fort Howard Memorial Park  Fort Howard Memorial Park 
Continue Reading
Monday, April 30, 2018
"Christine Toson Hentges may not have planned to follow in her father’s footsteps, but fate has a funny way of intervening in people’s lives. Two years ago, Hentges was named president and CEO of The Tribute Companies, taking over the reins of the company founded by her father, Bill, in 1973. This month, Hentges, who was recognized with a Trailblazer Award in 2014 from Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, is adding a new title – president of the International, Cemet...
Continue Reading
Thursday, December 14, 2017
Click below to learn about leadership in the Cemetery and Funeral Profession and important topics discussed about how those have succeeded in their businesses. Featuring our own Christine Hentges speaking on overcoming challenges felt while taking on her family's business (37:07), advice she would give to someone coming into this profession (22:58), as well as an important quote that she stands by (3:21).   https://golive.vids.io/videos/489adcb3101ce3ccc0/iccfa-interv...
Continue Reading
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Click below to watch a beautiful drone video of Fort Howard Memorial Park's Field of Honor, located in Green Bay, Wisconsin.  This dignified section is dedicated exclusively to honorably discharged Military Veteran's and their families.   http://fox11online.com/news/military/video-skyfox-remembers-the-fallen-05-26-2017
Continue Reading
Wednesday, March 08, 2017
There's no escaping death... Or as the great Benjamin Franklin once said, "In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes." Read more by clicking the photograph below (linked to the article.)      
Continue Reading
Tuesday, February 14, 2017
Happy Valentine's Day from the Tribute Companies! Click on the Vintage Valentine below to watch an informative video on the history of Saint Valentine and the inspiration for the holiday. Be sure to visit your loved ones and give them flowers at each of our locations: Fort Howard Memorial Park, Restlawn Memorial Park, Gardens of StoneBank and Pinelawn Memorial Park. Have a lovely day and don't eat too much chocolate!    
Continue Reading
Tuesday, January 17, 2017
Christie made it onto The FN (Funeral Nation) Show! She was golf partners with Jeff while they were in Phoenix, Arizona for the ICCFA Wide-World of Sales Conference. Get to see live interviews from conference attendees.   This episode is a fun one!   Click on the photograph below to view the show.  
Continue Reading
Friday, January 06, 2017
Featured on Packers.com our video Till Death Do Us Part shows the options that we provide Packer-Lovers at Fort Howard Memorial Park Cemetery.   Take a look to hear real stories about those we've assisted:  
Continue Reading
Monday, September 26, 2016
WAUSAU - Hundreds gathered Saturday morning at the Wausau Courthouse for the unveiling and dedication of a memorial to the Hmong and Lao Veterans who fought alongside American Forces during the Vietnam War era. As nontraditional soldiers of an off-the-record war, known as the Secret War, Hmong veterans haven't goteen the recognition they deserve, said Hmong and Lao veterans at the event. "This is a very important day," said Sher Lor, 55, a Hmong combat veteran. He spoke in ...
Continue Reading
Wednesday, February 03, 2016
By: Steve Cronin (Reprinted from American Cemetery & Cremation Magazine, January 2016, with permission of Kates-Boylston Publications.) You’d think the prospect of dealing with 10 feet of snow during one short winter month would have a cemetery operator worried. However, Fred Lappin doesn’t spend too much time fretting about what will happen if last year’s record snowfalls hit his cemeteries in Massachusetts again this year. “One tends to worry w...
Continue Reading

Cemetery Architecture/Planning for Profit/Identity

Cemetary Architecture and Planning for Profit and Identity article

Historic Significance Drives Tribute Design Project

Historic Significance Drives Tribute Design Project article

How to Pay For Your Next Improvement Project

How to Pay For Your Next Improvement Project by William R Toson President The Tribute Companies

Master Planner Roundtable

Cover Story Master Planner Roundtable 3 Top Companies Share Their insights

Mausoleum Construction

Mausoleum Construction How do 'precast' systems compare with 'poured-in-place' crypts? article

Precast Crypt and Niche Systems

Precast Crypt and Niche Systems An Update by William R Toson