May 24, 2012

As Muslim community grows, Muslim funerals follow suit

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Religion News Service file photo by Andrea Useem

Religion News Service file photo by Andrea Useem

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ST. LOUIS (RNS) Until recently, many Muslims buried their loved ones in Muslim sections of Christian cemeteries, relying largely on non-Muslims to guide them through the process of death. As the Muslim population has grown, so has the need for Muslim-specific services like funeral homes and cemeteries. By Tim Townsend.

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