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Funeral home makes firecrackers from human remains (video)

By Mason White 2:18 PM October 22, 2014
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By: Wayne Morin
(Scroll down for video) A funeral home in Missouri, said that they will light up human ashes after creating firecrackers from dead bodies.

The Greenlawn Memorial Gardens event in Springfield, will display fireworks made from cremated remains.

“We are looking forward to the first of what we hope will be many of these shows,” Jason Diemer, vice-president of Greenlawn Funeral Homes, said.

“This is an interesting service that Greenlawn is pleased to bring to our community,” he added. Greenlawn Funeral Homes worked with AM Pyrotechnics, to create a beautiful and meaningful tribute to the deceased.

The ashes can be displayed in a show of breathtaking fireworks. One can choose from different levels of noise, colors and more.