Dover, Ohio: Famous Endings

Over 2,000 items of funeral memorabilia, including mourning vests worn at the funeral of President Garfield and the bill for the funeral of Elvis Presley's mom.

Toland-Herzig Funeral Home

803 N. Wooster Ave., Dover, OH
Inside the Toland-Herzig Funeral Home.
M-F 9-5 (Virus outbreak may affect access to attraction. Call to verify.)
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Famous Endings

John Herzig's Famous Endings is the largest collection of famous funeral memorabilia. It has been featured in Ripleys. It is located at the Toland-Herzig Funeral Home in Dover.

[Linda Ridgeway, 10/20/2008]

A lot of the collection is comprised of programs, prayer cards, memorial folders, photos, and there are some quirky memorial souvenirs, such as the futuristic flashlight handed out at the services for James "Scotty" Doohan, and a Rodney Dangerfield cartoon cookie.

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