We are excited to bring the Community Coffin Club to Ohio. In partnership with a local woodworking shop the Heart of Dying will soon begin scheduling classes. Sign up for our newsletter or send us an email if interested in participating. Individuals, families and groups are welcome.
These Elderly DIY-ers Came to Peace With Death — By Crafting Their Own Coffins The Coffin Club was founded in 2010, a few years after Williams told a meeting of fellow students at the University of the Third Age – a global organization that offers study programs for seniors – that she wanted to build her own coffin. “God knows why I got up and did that,” she says, chuckling. “But when the meeting finished there were all these people lining up to talk to me. So I realized it wasn’t such a spooky idea; it was a sensible one.” Story by Ross Duncan Click here to read entire article.