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Alexandra Kathryn Mosca has had a long and noteworthy career in funeral service. Over the years, she has branched out into acting, modeling and writing. Today, hers is one of the most recognized names in the funeral industry. She has become a role model for the many women looking to forge a career in funeral service and for them her memoir — Grave Undertakings — is a “must read.”

 While many have tried to emulate Alexandra over the years, she remains an original, continuing to inspire through example and to chronicle the industry in her articles.


Leader of the Band
My interview with Lt. Tony Giorgio is in this month’s ‘American Funeral Director.’ Giorgio spoke with me about his dual career as a funeral director, and the head of the NYPD Ceremonial Unit. He also opened up about those dark days after the September 11th tragedy, and how it impacted him