Ann Arbor Death Cafe

Hosted by Merilynne Rush and Diana Cramer


May 16, 2015

Start time:

10:00 a.m. (EST)

End time:

12:00 p.m. (EST)


Crazy Wisdom Bookstore and Tearoom

114 S. Main ST.

Ann Arbor




United States



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About this Death Cafe

Death Cafe is good for us all! At the end of a discussion, participants say they feel uplifted, encouraged, alive, informed, aware, connected, peaceful... The list goes on. Come find out what it's all about!

About Merilynne Rush and Diana Cramer

Merilynne Rush founded the Ann Arbor Death Cafe in November 2012 and it has been meeting monthly since then. Merilynne is a home funeral and green burial educator and advocate and advance care planning facilitator who is currently pursuing a Master's degree in Hospice and Palliative Studies. She serves on the board of the Green Burial Council and is co-founder of the Ann Arbor Green Burial Network. Diana Cramer has been co-hosting Ann Arbor Death Cafe since January, 2013.  She is a Respecting Choices Advance Care Planner and Home Funeral Guide and sepcialist in end-of-life caring..