Sandbox Wars http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Why Is Talking About And Planning For Death Important? http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/why-talking-about-and-planning-death-important <p>Some of the most important decisions one can make in life are about death.&nbsp; They are legacy decisions which require advance preparation about how end-of-life wishes should be carried out.</p><p>Many of the decisions involve terms such as probate, will, trust, medical directive and power of attorney.&nbsp;&nbsp; According to Stephanie Payne and Melissia Riddle roughly 70 percent of the population does not have all of their end-of-life paperwork in place.</p> Wed, 10 Jul 2013 22:06:29 +0000 Alex Heuer, Mary Edwards & Don Marsh 28126 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Why Is Talking About And Planning For Death Important?