A funeral home in Rhode Island will be helping mourners drown their sorrows. According to WPRI.com, Providence’s Monahan Funeral Home has received a liquor license and is opening its own bar. Mark Russell operates the home, and says he plans to convert a garage attached to the building into an Irish pub called McBride’s. Russell explains, quote, “Inside there will probably be seating for 55 to 60 people. There will be a full kitchen. It will serve pub grub.” Business owners in the area aren’t happy about the addition of a new bar, so Russell has agreed to close McBride’s at 11 p.m. on weekdays and midnight on weekends. Russell is hoping to have McBride’s up and running by March 1st.
according to wpri.com