Funeral Homes Prepare For Business Boom

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Funeral director Peter DeLuca, owner of Greenwich Village Funeral... News PhotoCoffin,Crisis,Director,Economy,Funeral,Horizontal,Living Room,Looking,Merchandise,New York City,Owner,Recession,USAPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2008 Getty ImagesNEW YORK - NOVEMBER 20: Funeral director Peter DeLuca, owner of Greenwich Village Funeral Home looks over a casket in his funeral parlor on November 20, 2008 in New York City. Despite the currently languishing economy, the funeral home world is readying for an upswing nationally, as the recession-resistant business prepares for an expected rise in death rates as baby boomers start to reach old age in the coming decade. (Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images)