More Cremations Mean Less Concern About Space In Cemeteries

Published: Friday, December 26, 2014 - 2:05pm
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There was an old joke that went something like this: Why are there gates and fences around the cemetery? Because people are dying to get in.

But more Arizonans are choosing cremation, which means there are fewer traditional burials and less concern about there being enough available real estate.

David Long is president of the Arizona Funeral, Cemetery and Cremation Association.

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