Posted on

Bajan undertaker feeling pressure


Bajan undertaker feeling pressure

Social Share

Too many bodies and no space to put them. That is the dilemma of a Barbadian funeral director in New York.

Added to that are grief-stricken mourners, “restricted” funeral services and families seeking “closure”. steve-legall

That’s part of the heart-rending picture which Steven LeGall, one of Brooklyn’s leading funeral directors, painted of the crisis he and other funeral directors are facing in New York.

“What’s happening is painful, disturbing and regrettable,” said LeGall, who has been in the funeral service business for more than 40 years. “I have never seen it like this and hope not to experience it again.” (TB)

Subscribe now to our eNATION edition for the full story.

For the latest stories and breaking news updates download the Nationnews apps for iOS and Android. 


Download the Telegram app from the App Store or Play Store and sign up for new alerts at this link.

Join Nation News on Telegram


Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Maximum 1000 characters remaining in your comment.