Raise a glass: Hodges Funeral Home opens wine cellar for mourners

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 Hodges Funeral Home at Naples Memorial Gardens general manager Seth Minso stands for a portrait in the funeral home's new wine cellar that takes the place of the community room. The room offers a bar type setting with easy chairs as well as high top tables the resemble wine barrels where families can gather.

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SCOTT MCINTYRE/STAFF Hodges Funeral Home at Naples Memorial Gardens general manager Seth Minso stands for a portrait in the funeral home's new wine cellar that takes the place of the community room. The room offers a bar type setting with easy chairs as well as high top tables the resemble wine barrels where families can gather.

The wine cellar is Funeral Director Seth Minso's touch of nightlife for the afterlife. It's a modern substitute for an hour-long sobfest on wooden church pews. Subscribe to read more.

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