funeral chapel

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n funeral chapel a mortuary where those who knew the deceased can come to pay their last respects
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Usage

In literature:

They are funeral chapels or family tombs.
"Miscellaneous Studies: A Series of Essays" by Walter Horatio Pater
The funeral was held in the village church, which was larger than the college chapel.
"Mercy Philbrick's Choice" by Helen Hunt Jackson
Around the church stand sepulchral chapels of fine funereal fancy and excellent decorative effect.
"Seeing Europe with Famous Authors, Volume V (of X)" by Various
It was a melancholy little chapel, dusty and neglected, full of black and white funereal tablets, and damp as a vault.
"In the Days of My Youth" by Amelia Ann Blandford Edwards
There was a funeral service here at the Scandinavian chapel.
"The Sunny Side of Diplomatic Life, 1875-1912" by Lillie DeHegermann-Lindencrone
His lordship's funeral took place in a chapel amongst the ruins.
"The Journal of Sir Walter Scott" by Walter Scott
Soon after this, he was invited to attend a Wesleyan chapel in Exeter, where a funeral sermon was to be preached by the Rev.
"The Gipsies' Advocate or, Observations on the Origin, Character, Manners, and Habits of The English Gipsies" by James Crabb
Or, perhaps, a funeral or two might come to the old chapel.
"The Billow and the Rock" by Harriet Martineau
The next day Iron Skull's funeral was held in the little adobe chapel which was filled to overflowing.
"Still Jim" by Honoré Willsie Morrow
After they had been there but a short time, there was a funeral at the chapel one day.
"The Journal of Negro History, Volume 7, 1922" by Various
At the entrance of the Panteon there is a neat little chapel, where the funeral obsequies are performed.
"Travels in Peru, on the Coast, in the Sierra, Across the Cordilleras and the Andes, into the Primeval Forests" by J. J. von Tschudi
Mr. Cyrus Jay has an interesting anecdote about the funeral of Lord Gifford, who was buried in the Rolls Chapel.
"Old and New London" by Walter Thornbury
The chapel was as plain as could be, and the singing was almost funereal.
"The Cruise of the Elena or Yachting in the Hebrides" by J. Ewing Ritchie
Practically all the village turned out to the funeral, and the chapel was crowded to its utmost capacity.
"Windyridge" by W. Riley
His body was taken to Cambridge, where there was a funeral service in the College Chapel.
"The Letters of William James, Vol. II" by William James
We all went to the funeral service for the German Emperor this morning in the German Lutheran Chapel close to Marlborough House.
"Letters of a Diplomat's Wife" by Mary King Waddington
The funeral services were held in Graceland chapel and were conducted by Rev.
"Chicago's Awful Theater Horror" by Various
His funeral took place at King's Chapel twelve days later and his remains were therein deposited.
"The Loyalists of Massachusetts" by James H. Stark
As a token of esteem and affection all its members joined in the funeral service at the New Chapel, City Road.
"Lives of Illustrious Shoemakers" by William Edward Winks
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In poetry:

Another day, another night,
And the sailor on the deep
Hears the low chant of a funeral rite
From the lordly chapel sweep.
"The Lady Of Provence" by Felicia Dorothea Hemans

In news:

Funeral services will be at 1 pm Sunday at the funeral home chapel.
Funeral services will be at 10:30 am Saturday, Nov 3, at the Cambridge Chapel of Stackhouse-Moore Funeral Services.
Funeral services will be at 2 pm Sunday, Oct 7, from Rainsville Funeral Home Chapel.
Funeral services for Ira Earl Purdy, 82, of Hanceville will be at 2 pm Sunday, Nov 11, 2012, at Hanceville Funeral Home Chapel, with interment in Fairview West Cemetery.
Funeral Services for Issac Beaver, 83, of Dallas, Texas, formerly of Mayes County area, will be held on Monday, Nov 26, 10 am in the Shipman's Funeral Chapel.
Services are scheduled for Monday, Nov 5, 2012 at noon at Miller Funeral Chapel in Selma with Rev.
The funeral for Mable Ruth Jackson , 74, of Lester will be at 2 pm today at Limestone Chapel Funeral Home.
Funeral services were held Tuesday, June 22, at 10 am from the Peavy Funeral Home Chapel in Blountstown with Rev.
Funeral services will be 11 am, Thursday, Nov 8, at Miller-Rivers-Caulder Funeral Home Chapel, Chesterfield.
The funeral service will be held at 1 pm Wednesday, November 21, 2012, at the chapel of Owens & Brumley Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be held Nov 23, 2012, from the chapel of Harrison Funeral Home with Rev.
Funeral will be 2 pm Friday at Casey Funeral Home chapel, with the Rev.
Funeral services were held Saturday, July 24, at Summers Funeral Homes, McMurtrey Chapel.
Services for Ms Brady will be 2 pm Wednesday June 13 at Partlow Funeral Chapel with Bro.
Funeral services for Robin Kay Duke, 49, of Hanceville will be at 2 pm Thursday, Nov 29, 2012, at Moss-Service Funeral Home Chapel, the Rev.
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