Even dying was a formal affair in the Victorian era. Retired funeral director Steve Person, pictured at right at Black Point Estate in Lake Geneva, will give a presentation about Victorian mourning customs at a Thursday, May 16, event at Heritage Hall, 103 E. Rockwell St., Elkhorn.
The program is hosted by the Walworth County Historical Society and is free and open to the public. Donations will be accepted. Go online to walcohistory.org for more information.