At Sharp Funeral Homes, we remain committed to the health and safety of the families we serve, our employees, and our community. We want to assure our friends and families in Genesee County that we continue to take proactive measures to help prevent the spread of any potential illness. We are monitoring the situation closely by following local, state and national guidelines.
November 18, 2020 Update
This afternoon, Michigan Department of Health and Human Services ("DHHS") Director Robert Gordon issued a new Emergency Order revising gathering limitations statewide.
Effective immediately, indoor gatherings for funerals are limited to 25 people.
Outdoor venues are limited to 25 people.
For all gatherings face masks are required subject to the following exceptions.
Consistent with earlier orders, neither a place of religious worship nor an individual attending religious worship at a place of religious worship, are subject to penalty under this order.
Violations are deemed misdemeanors punishable imprisonment for not more than six months, or a fine of $200, or both, as well as a civil fine of $1,000 for each violation or day the violation continues.
As noted above, this order is effective immediately.
Linked below is a fact sheet on this order, as well as a copy of the order itself.
We want to reassure you that we’ll continue to maintain our high health standards and provide regular updates on funeral service restrictions in Genesee County. We are committed to serving all families and we have asked any employee running a fever or having flu-like symptoms to stay home.
To read the latest statement from the CDC, please visit the following link: https://www.nfda.org/covid-19/_zs/xdrdl/_zl/xpii1