U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Standard Occupational Classification
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39-4021 Funeral Attendants
Perform variety of tasks during funeral, such as placing casket in parlor or chapel prior to service; arranging floral offerings or lights around casket; directing or escorting mourners; closing casket; and issuing and storing funeral equipment.
Illustrative examples: Funeral Home Assistant,
Broad Occupation: 39-4020 Funeral Attendants
Minor Group: 39-4000 Funeral Service Workers
Major Group: 39-0000 Personal Care and Service Occupations
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Last Modified Date: March 11, 2010