Kates-Boylston Publications – American Cemetery

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American Cemetery & Cremation is an independent trade magazine for cemetery owners and managers along with others allied to the field. Each issue of American Cemetery & Cremation offers in-depth coverage of issues affecting the cemetery profession in today's competitive business environment, including grounds maintenance tips, national and state association coverage, marketing, insurance, computers/software and more. With the relaunch of the American Cemetery & Cremation, there is also an added emphasis on cremation.

Published monthly (12 issues per year)

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Two-Year Subscription (24 issues): $85

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In April's Issue

  • Cover Story
    Meeting Today's Cremation Needs – When it comes to designing a cremation garden, create something unique and one of a kind for the families in your community, a place to come and share forever the story of a life well lived.
    By Chris Hamiel

  • Conference Preview
    Next Stop: Innovation – The death-care industry is on the brink of a new era. The Cremation Innovations Summit will help you recognize and respond to these new challenges.
    By Patti Martin Bartsche

  • Monuments
    Carving a New Life – A father-and-son stone carving team are putting their unique talents to use by crafting one-of-a-kind monuments and columbaria for families.
    By Steve Cronin

  • Grounds Maintenance
    Sprucing up for Spring – The weather is changing, temperatures are rising and plants, trees and shrubs are waking up from their winter naps. Our experts offer insights on making cemetery grounds look their best for the coming season.
    By Steve Cronin

  • Mausoleums
    Building a Legacy of Remembrance – To help create a lasting legacy for himself and his family, a Pittsburgh-area businessman opted to build a one-of-a-kind mausoleum that would serve as a place of remembrance for generations to come.
    By Patti Martin Bartsche

In Every Issue


Association of Business Publication Editors (ASBPE)
  • Silver Award Table of Contents Design, 2005
  • Silver Award, Publication Re-design, 2004
United Communications Group (UCG)
  • Third Place, Best Instructional Reporting, "From Yesterday to Tomorrow: Does Your Cemetery Have a Plan?" May 2006
  • First Place, Good Writing, "Survivor Cemeteries," November 2005
  • Third Place, Good Writing, "Evanescence," March 2005
  • Second Place, Good Writing, "Honoring Competence, Courage and Sacrifice," June 2007
  • Third Place, Best Instructional Reporting, "Beware of Slip and Fall," November 2007
Graphic Design USA
  • Blue Book Advertising, 2005
  • Mortality Symbols, 2005
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