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A corpse in the break room Embalmed bodies in the garage Boyd Funeral Home, a small family business in Los Angeles, is so overflowing with Covid-19 victims it has begun turning away customers for the first time in its history

"It's sad. But that's pretty much how it is now," said Candy Boyd, owner of Boyd Funeral Home in Los Angeles, which is so overflowing with #Covid-19  victims it has begun turning away customers for the first time in its history

The union has launched a fundraiser to support the family with funeral costs. Story by @alex_n_boyd 

A corpse in the break room Embalmed bodies in the garage Boyd Funeral Home, a small family business in Los Angeles, is so overflowing with Covid-19 victims it has begun turning away customers for the first time in its history

"We have people dying and this is a joke to him," Candy Boyd, a funeral home operator said.​

The calls kept coming. Desperate families said other funeral homes were not receiving people who died of coronavirus. Funeral home owner Candy Boyd decided she had to make it work: “It tugged at my heart strings"

Will Boyd was at the funeral Saturday morning for a relative who had died after contracting the new coronavirus when he got the call with the news: His brother had also passed away from COVID-19.

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More than 100 funerals have been done on Facebook Live so far. at Boyd Family Funeral Home

Arrangements are pending with Brownlie-Maxwell Funeral Home of Melbourne. Boyd is survived by two sons, five grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

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