A weekly public affairs show about McKeesport and the Mon Valley, produced in cooperation with WEDO (810) and WZUM (1550).
Topic: Dealing with death and dying
Guest: Funeral director Chris Odasso
How discussed: Chris Odasso became a funeral director in 1987 after responding to an anonymous help wanted ad. He now owns two funeral homes in McKeesport. Why did he switch careers? How has the funeral industry changed over the past 30 years? Why are people reluctant to talk about dying? What are ways to overcome that reluctance?
Filetype: MP3 - Size: 27.18MB - Duration: 29:41 m (128 kbps 44100 Hz)
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