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For some South Africans living overseas, live-streaming is the way to go, as the concept quickly gains in popularity
Funeral homes are increasingly expanding on their business offerings, including giving clients the option of following the service via a live stream or buying a DVD package of the event.
For accountant Andre van Zyl, now living in Australia, live-streaming was the way to go when his mother died in SA in 2018.
“There was a need for our family to share together in the celebration of my 93-year-old mother’s life. To do this as a family we would have needed 15 air tickets at a cost of at least R15,000 each...