WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM SATURDAY TO 4 AM EST SUNDAY
* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 6 to 8 inches expected. Winds gusting as high as 45 mph. * WHERE...Hardin, Mercer and Auglaize Counties. * WHEN...From 4 AM Saturday to 4 AM EST Sunday
28° 28° chance Sat 29° Sat 29° Sun 13° Sun 13°
Wednesday, September 13th, 2006
Photo by Janie Southard/The Daily Standard

Marcia Ripley, owner/operator of Ketcham-Ripley Funeral Home in Rockford, explains the use of the wicker casket carrier to a local group. The difference between a casket and a coffin is that the casket is rectangular. A coffin is wider at the shoulder area.

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