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Elgin master mechanic builds Lincoln's funeral car replica
Elgin master mechanic David H. Kloke does not think small: He is building a full-size replica of the funeral train car that carried Abraham Lincoln's body in 1865 from Washington, D.C. to Springfield, Ill. "I like Lincoln. I was always inspired by him," said Kloke, of Bartlett. "He did a lot more than the slavery issue for this country."
Details of Jim Flaherty's state funeral, visitation released
The state funeral for former finance minister Jim Flaherty will be held at the St. James’ Cathedral in Toronto on Wednesday, Canadian Heritage has announced. The funeral service will be held at 3 p.m. at the historic church, located on Church Street in downtown Toronto.
Funeral of attacked newsagent held
The funeral of a man who died after being attacked outside his family's newsagents shop takes place in Southampton.
Funeral for 2-year-old South Bend boy on Sunday
Funeral arrangements are set for a 2-year-old South Bend boy who was killed by what police say appears to have been a stray bullet from a gunfight between two rival groups.
PINEVILLE – Funeral arrangements for Effie Babino, 54, are incomplete at this time. Babino, of Pineville, died Thursday at Rapides Regional Medical Center in Alexandria.
War veteran Harold Percival mourned by strangers after online appeal
Hundreds gather in Lytham, Lancashire for cremation of Harold Jellicoe Percival, who died in nursing home, aged 99 It began with a tiny notice placed by undertakers in a Lancashire newspaper: "Harold died peacefully in Alistre Lodge Nursing Home on 25th October 2013, aged 99 years. A single man, he has no close family who can attend his funeral. Served in RAF Bomber Command as ground crew in ...