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Designed for Business Success. info@johnsonconsulting.com 480-556-8500 “When we decided to take the next step for our business , there was only one company we considered to help us , Johnson Consul t ing. Thei r team was excel lent at keeping everything on track through closing and we great ly appreciate thei r exper t ise throughout . R A N D Y , M I K E , A N D K E V I N S C H O E D I N G E R Schoedinger Funeral and Cremat ion Servi ces 2022-Testimonial-Ad-V5.indd 1 12/8/22 10:56 AM TORONTO,ONTARIO— Park Lawn Corporation (TSX: PLC, PLC.U) is pleased to announce recent acquisition agreements in both Wyoming and the Kansas City, Missouri area. Park Lawn has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire substantially all of the assets of Schrader, Aragon & Jacoby Funeral Home, Mountain View Memorial Park and Bustard & Jacoby Funerals, Cremation, Monuments and Receptions (collectively “Jacoby”) consisting of two stand-alone funeral homes and one standalone cemetery located in Cheyenne and Casper, Wyoming. The transaction represents 1,146 calls per year and 30 interments. “We are excited to continue our strategic growth in the west by entering into a new market in southeast Wyoming with the Jacoby businesses,” said J. Bradley Green, Chief Executive Officer of PLC. Mr. Green continued, “These businesses are a natural extension of our already existing presence in Colorado and, with Park Lawn Executes on its Growth Strategy and Continues Expansion in Wyoming and Kansas City Q3 2022 Results Reported Park Lawn has announced its operating results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2022. “Our third quarter operating results exceeded our expectations as it relates to the comparable COVID-19 impacted quarter and in light of the anticipated and continued decline in the death rate,” stated J. Bradley Green, Chief Executive Officer. “Park Lawn’s acquisition opportunities continue to be strong, and our pipeline remains robust with strategic and premier business opportunities. Through the completion of these partnerships, we anticipate meeting our previously announced acquisition target of $75-$125M in both the 2022 and 2023 calendar years,” Mr. Green concluded. PLC and its subsidiaries own and operate businesses including cemeteries, crematoria, funeral homes, chapels, planning offices and a transfer service. PLC operates in three Canadian provinces and seventeen U.S. states. For more information, visit www.parklawncorp.com. roughly 90 years of service in their respective communities, these best in class businesses have established and renowned reputations. We are honored to have the Jacoby teams join the Park Lawn family.” Acquisitions in Missouri Park Lawn has completed the acquisition of substantially all the assets of Park Lawn Funeral Home and Memorial Park Cemetery & Green Lawn Cemetery, Park LawnNorthland Chapel and Glenridge Cemetery in Kansas City and Liberty, Missouri (collectively “Park Lawn Missouri”). The Park Lawn Missouri acquisition further expands PLC’s footprint in and around the Kansas City metropolitan market through the addition of one on-site, one standalone funeral home and one stand-alone cemetery. The transaction represents 657 calls per year and 404 interments per year. “We are proud to have served the greater Kansas City communities for over 100 years and look forward to maintaining strong ties with our families through our partnership with PLC,” said Hank DeVry, former owner of Park Lawn Missouri. In addition, Park Lawn has completed the previously announced acquisition of Muehlebach Funeral Care in Kansas City, MO, Skradski-Pierce Funeral Home in Kansas City, KS and Assurance Cremation Society in Kansas City, MO. “We have been serving the greater Kansas City communities for many decades and are excited that our partnership with Park Lawn will allow us to continue to provide personalized service to our families. I am also honored to assume a leadership role in the Kansas City market and look forward to leading Park Lawn’s commitment to compassionate and dignified service,” said Steve Pierce, former owner of Muehlebach. 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