Dying Fat: Your Funeral Options

We want everyone to have a good experience at funeral homes (even during a terrible time) so we need dialogue about the needs of fat people in death.

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Mortician: Caitlin Doughty
Writing & Research: Louise Hung (@LouiseHung1)
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Read more about fat bodies and the funeral industry:

“Supersize My Funeral’: How is the Obesity Epidemic in the U.S. impacting on the Funeral
Industry?”
http://www.us-funerals.com/funeral-articles/funerals-for-oversize-
people.html#.W1jne9hKjq0

“Can an Obese Person Be Cremated?”
http://www.us-funerals.com/funeral-articles/can-an-obese-person-be-
cremated.html#.W1i8ZdhKjq1

“On the Final Journey, One Size Doesn’t Fit All”
https://www.nytimes.com/2003/09/28/us/on-the-final-journey-one-size-doesn-t-fit-all.html

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