TITLE

Michigan Funeral Director Sentenced to At Least 18 Months in Prison

PUB. DATE
May 2013
SOURCE
Funeral Service Insider Newsletter;5/13/2013, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Thomas Wandersee, owner of Wandersee Funeral Home located in Bruce Crossing Michigan, was sentenced 18 months to five years in prison by a county court after pleading guilty to three felony counts of embezzlement. It mentions that the sentenced was given by judge Janis Burgess who also sent a letter to the Michigan Funeral Directors Association. Moreover , it says that Wandersee apologized to the victims.
ACCESSION #
87597533

 

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