Thursday, April 28, 2011

Ideal Memorials for the Dearly Departed

The passing of a loved one always brings heavy feelings for the ones he or she left behind. Life is fleeting; always running across a thin thread where even the smallest mistake can cut through the thread and cost the life of a loved one. It is a despairing feeling, and people who are left behind must rebuild themselves, become stronger, and find a way to keep going. People should always go back to the memories of their past and remember the happy moments they had spent with their dearly departed.

Perfect Memorials has the best selection of urns for those who have left this world for the next life. Their selection includes cremation urns for a family member or friend who has passed away, cremation urns are available in a wide range of materials. Wooden urns are carefully carved to suit your selective tastes, while the wide selection of stone and marble urns are just perfect for that elegant look whether it be placed indoors or outdoors. There is also a wide variety of metallic urns, Perfect Memorials offers brass, steel, and even sterling silver to insure that you're precious loved ones urn lasts for generations to come.

Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Yvette Vickers Dead at 82

4/27/11 - Yvette Vickers, an early Playboy playmate whose credits as a B-movie actress included such cult films as “Attack of the 50-Foot Woman” and “Attack of the Giant Leeches,” was found dead last week at her Benedict Canyon home. Her body appears to have gone undiscovered for months, police said.

Vickers, 82, had not been seen for a long time. A neighbor discovered her body in an upstairs room of her Westwanda Drive home on April 27. Its mummified state suggests she could have been dead for close to a year, police said. Source: LA Times


Wednesday, April 20, 2011

Tim Hetherington Dead at 40

4/20/2011: Conflict photographer Tim Hetherington was killed in Libya's third-largest city, Misurata, during his coverage of the Libya conflict. He is known for directing and producing the film "Restrepo" as well as photographing (and raising the visibility of) major world conflicts in Liberia and Afghanistan Darfur.


Gerard Smith Dead at 36

4/20/2011: After a battle with lung cancer, TV on the Radio bassist Gerard Smith passed away. The band is currently touring but will be canceling their five upcoming tour dates.


Tuesday, April 19, 2011

Elisabeth Sladen Dead at 63

4/19/2011: Elisabeth Sladen starred as the beloved companion to the Doctor, Sarah Jane Smith, in the long running Doctor Who. She passed away at 63. She had returned to the Doctor Who franchise during David Tennant's run as the doctor and spun off into her own series, The Sarah Jane Adventures.


Saturday, April 9, 2011

Signey Lumet Dead at 86

4/09/2011: Sidney Lumet was one of the greatest American film directors of all time. He made over 50 films in his career, including 12 Angry Men (1957), Dog Day Afternoon (1975), Network (1976) and The Verdict (1982). He earned an Academy award for directing for every one of those films. His last film was Before the Devil Knows Your Dead (2007).