Selected Independent Funeral Homes Celebrates 100th Annual Meeting in Salt Lake City

Selected Independent Funeral Homes will host its 100th Annual Meeting at Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort, Salt Lake City, Utah, on October 10-13, 2018.

“With our solid foundation, Selected is poised to continue leading the way and setting the standard for innovate, progressive, funeral service,” said Charles (Chip) Billow, President of Selected Independent Funeral Homes. “The Annual Meeting serves an incubator for generating ideas, inspired learning, compelling exchanges, and developing impactful relationships.”

In addition to the usual offering of inspirational speakers, impactful sessions, and fun activities, this year’s meeting will focus on how Selected is poised for the next century of independent funeral service. Membership milestones will be presented, including three new inductees into the Selected Century Club, for members having achieved 100 years of continuous membership. During the Annual Meeting, members will participate in a community service project supporting the Red Cross and the Sound the Alarm Safety Campaign, sponsored by Homesteaders Life Company.

Selected Independent Funeral Homes ( delivers innovative and pertinent resources, solutions and ongoing support necessary for enduring excellence to its international network of independently owned death-care providers who aspire to be the very best in their profession. Members of Selected operate according to specific standards and best practices in order to provide the public with reliable, high-quality funeral services and funeral-related information. 2017 marked the organization’s 100th anniversary and a legacy of dedication and support to the death-care profession.