February 8, 2007

Dead Critters to Cheer Guests

Funeral Home uses dead critters to cheer guests

A stuffed squirrel clutching a fishing rod. A dead badger hefting a football for a winning pass. Other ex-rodents enjoying a carousel ride.

Welcome to the world of Sam Sanfillippo, a funeral director who has amassed a large collection of stuffed animals in unconventional scenarios to cheer up guests mourning their loved ones -- and created a mini-tourism attraction.

If you're headed to Madison, Wisconsin, it's at the Cress Funeral Home.

Posted by Jill Fallon at February 8, 2007 11:03 AM | TrackBack | Permalink