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Drive-thru funerals let you say goodbye in 3 minutes

Family members can confirm the mourners' visit on monitors

A drive-thru mourner makes his incense offering at a new funeral home in Nagano Prefecture.   © Kyodo

NAGANO, Japan -- Japan's first funeral home equipped with a drive-thru incense offering option has opened in Ueada, Nagano Prefecture, allowing busy mourners to pay their respects to the dead, in three minutes. 

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