Funeral home director offers blunt views on opioid deaths
August 9, 2017
EAST BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey funeral home director is using his firm's website to discuss the deadly opioid crisis in stark terms.
Peter Kulbacki discusses witnessing the "inexplicable grief" and "emotional devastation" overdose deaths cause families and the community in a blog post made Monday on the Brunswick Memorial Funeral Home's site. The post's title includes a profanity directed at the drugs.
Kulbacki says the number of calls the funeral home gets about overdose deaths has been increasing in recent years, especially in the last six months. He discusses how he wants to...