Mergers & Aquisitions

Batesville parent company sells Cimcool to DuBois Chemicals, Inc

Hillenbrand sells off Cimcool brand for deleveraging purposes. Cimcool manufactures metalworking fluids and was owned by the Indiana industrial company Hillenbrand. Diversified in its manufacturing brands, Hillenbrand is the owner of 10 companies ranging from mold casting (Mold-Masters, Milacron, Injection…

Cincinnati acquisition: Spring Grove purchases Gump-Holt funeral home

Spring Grove Cemetery and Arboretum has purchased the family funeral home Gump-Holt Funeral Home.  John and Olga Gump started Gump-Holt Funeral Home in 1930. Their daughter Marilyn and her husband, Larry Holt have been running the home for the past…

South Dakota funeral home is purchased by a local young family

It all started in the late 1800´s when the Medin Brothers started a Furniture and Undertaking business in Dell Rapids. In 1906 it changed hands to another family member and was sold to the current name sake, the Kahler family,…

Florida based Foundation Partners acquires family-run Oregon funeral chain Musgrove Mortuaries and Cemeteries

Foundation Partners, a private company out of Florida, is now the owner of the local family owned Oregon funeral chain Musgrove Mortuaries and Cemeteries Musgrove Mortuaries and Cemeteries’ origin story dates all the way back to 1883 when Eugene and…

Walter Capital Partners buys large stake in Athos Services Commémoratifs
One of the largest funeral services companies in Quebec, Canada has sold a 40-50 percent stake to Walter Capital Partners. Fuel the growth of Athos Ever since the start of Athos in 2010, the company has successfully progressed. In 2012…
Canadian Red Deer Hospice Society opens $5.2 million hospice expansion

After 5 years of negotiations and building, the Red Deer Hospice society was finally able to open their $5.2 million hospice expansion. The addition increases the existing ten rooms to sixteen private palliative care spaces. There is also now room…

Carriage Services acquires Lombardo Funeral Homes in New York

PRESS RELEASE: Carriage Services, Inc. (NYSE: CSV) is pleased to announce that we have partnered with Lombardo Funeral Homes in Buffalo, NY. The partnership with Lombardo Funeral Homes further expands Carriage Services’ strategic geographic footprint in the state of New York. …