Six Feet Under: Funeral Choices UMA Senior College

Posted Nov. 30, 2013, at 11:55 a.m.

Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014 2:40 p.m. to 2:40 p.m.

Location: University of Maine at Augusta campus, Jewett Hall, Augusta, ME

For more information: Penny Higgins; 207-623-1345;

On Sunday, January 19,2014, the University of Maine at Augusta Senior College’s Forum on the Future presents Six Feet Under: Funeral Choices. Attorney and President of the Funereal Consumers Alliance of Maine accompanied by Kitzy Winthrop, Hospice Chaplain and Chuck Lakin, home funeral educator are the participants. Drawing on years of experience, the experts’ discussion will focus on necessary legal documents, principle options for funerals that include cremation, traditional funeral with burial, arrangements without a funeral director, green cemeteries and many related topics. The participants will present with sensitivity, and even humor. (Snow Date is January 26, 2014)There will be a refreshment break followed by a question and answer period. The UMA Senior College is open to all 50 years of age or older, their partners and spouses. To contact us, call 621-3551 or