Final Rights

Reclaiming the American Way of Death


University of New England
College of Osteopathic Medicine
11 Hills Beach Rd.
Biddeford, ME 04005

(207) 602-2202 or 602-2206

Moderate need
Cost to family: none; transportation supplied for several hundred miles
Prior enrollment: preferred
Over-enrollment: not shared
Disposition: cremation; return of cremated remains by request
Body rejection: standard,* previous embalming, over-enrollment

* autopsy, decomposition, mutilation, severe burn victim, meningitis, hepatitis, AIDS, and other contagious or communicable diseases

Also check Boston University in Massachusetts that will pay for transportation in all six New England states.

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