States of America
Office of the Secretary
Tom D. Smith, Esq.
Re: Loewen Group, Inc. and Loewen Group International, Inc.
Docket No. C-3677
Dear Mr. Smith:
This is in reference to the application which you filed on behalf of Loewen Group, Inc. and Loewen Group International, Inc. (collectively "Loewen"), for prior Commission approval to divest two funeral homes to Border Funerals, Inc. Loewen's application was filed pursuant to Paragraph II of the Order in this matter.
After consideration of Loewen's application, and other available information, the Commission has determined to approve Loewen's proposed divestiture. In according its approval, the Commission has relied upon the information submitted and the representations made by Loewen and has assumed them to be accurate and complete.
By direction of the Commission, Chairman Pitofsky recused..
Donald S. Clark