Kates-Boylston Publications – American Cemetery

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American Cemetery & Cremation is an independent trade magazine for cemetery owners and managers along with others allied to the field. Each issue of American Cemetery & Cremation offers in-depth coverage of issues affecting the cemetery profession in today's competitive business environment, including grounds maintenance tips, national and state association coverage, marketing, insurance, computers/software and more. With the relaunch of the American Cemetery & Cremation, there is also an added emphasis on cremation.
Published monthly (12 issues per year)

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In September's Issue

  • Memorialization
    Memorial Honors Military Families' Sacrifices – When you are paying tribute to the families of fallen servicemen and servicewomen, the project has to be perfect.
    By Steve Cronin

  • Design Portfolio
    Meeting Today's Needs – Curved granite wall niches are part of the "wow" factor at the O.M. Whipple Columbarium and Garden of Remembrance.
    By Patti Martin Bartsche

  • Cremation
    Cremation Blueprint: Providing a Great Experience – To B. Joseph Pine II, businesses need to create experiences for customers that engage them in a personal and memorable way ... including funerals.
    By Patti Martin Bartsche

  • Cover Story
    Building a Family Legacy – A strong belief in family led a Cincinnati couple to look to the future – and build a private family estate for themselves and future generations.
    By Patti Martin Bartsche

  • Profile
    Prospect Cemetery Gets New Wings – It is evident that cemetery space is becoming increasingly limited. Some cemeteries, though, are getting creative so they can continue to serve their communities.
    By Richard Verrier and Theresa MacDonald

In Every Issue


Association of Business Publication Editors (ASBPE)
  • Silver Award Table of Contents Design, 2005
  • Silver Award, Publication Re-design, 2004
United Communications Group (UCG)
  • Third Place, Best Instructional Reporting, "From Yesterday to Tomorrow: Does Your Cemetery Have a Plan?" May 2006
  • First Place, Good Writing, "Survivor Cemeteries," November 2005
  • Third Place, Good Writing, "Evanescence," March 2005
  • Second Place, Good Writing, "Honoring Competence, Courage and Sacrifice," June 2007
  • Third Place, Best Instructional Reporting, "Beware of Slip and Fall," November 2007
Graphic Design USA
  • Blue Book Advertising, 2005
  • Mortality Symbols, 2005