Sympathy Via Email

By Deane Barker on August 10, 2003

Latest funeral trend: e-mail condolences: Let’s hope that virtual condolences don’t usurp the real thing.

“The owner of Constantino Funeral Home, Vic Constantino, created a Web site a few years ago to post obituaries. Before long, he added photo galleries and guestbooks, where mourners can send e-mails offering condolences.”