Asked in Law & Legal IssuesComparative Religions and DenominationsFuneralsDeath and Dying
Who removes the body when person dies at home?
January 28, 2008 8:54AM
Generally, it is a social and cultural issue and not a legal one, where there is a simple death. It depends on how the person died. If the ME determines it to be a natural death then anyone can move the body but most usually in these cases it is the funeral director that does it.