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Palo Alto Weekly

News - November 1, 2013

Palo Alto's oldest funeral home closes amid high land values, changing times

Roller & Hapgood & Tinney demise marks end of era in local funeral industry

by Sue Dremann

The closure of Roller & Hapgood & Tinney, Palo Alto's oldest mortuary, on Oct. 31 is a sign of a changing funeral industry, local mortuary owners said this week.

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Staff Writer Sue Dremann can be emailed at sdremann@paweekly.com.

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