More Media Allegations Against Funeral Industry
News Out of Findlay, Ohio
The state board that licenses funeral homes in Ohio has opened an investigation into a funeral director in Findlay, Ohio, who is facing allegations of mishandling a corpse, being naked in public and wearing the jacket of a deceased man in front of his family.
The Accused: Gregory Routson, owner of Routson Funeral Chapel in Findlay, Ohio
“Other allegations against Routson include being intoxicated or addicted to illegal drugs, not properly disposing of waste materials and failing to properly sterilize instruments used in embalming. He’s also accused of being naked in public during business hours, threatening and/or harassing employees and partially embalming a corpse and then leaving it un-refrigerated for 13 days.” (source)