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Aimee lands her dream job - as a funeral director
A WANNABE funeral director who’s been chasing her dream since she was eight has finally fulfilled her ambition.
UK rejects visa plea for five-year-old’s funeral
Home Office says Zimbabwean grandparents cannot attend funeral of girl hit by car, despite Cameron promise of review The Home Office has rejected a family’s plea to allow the grandparents of a five-year-old girl to come to Britain to attend her funeral despite a personal promise hours before by David Cameron to intervene in the case. The Zimbabwean grandparents and aunt of Andrea Gada, who died ...
100s expected at veteran's funeral
Hundreds of mourners expected at the funeral of a RAF veteran who died without any family, and with all his possessions left in a shoebox.
Thousands of Arab Israelis mourn man killed in police clash
Thousands of Arab Israelis attended the funeral Monday of a bedouin man who died of a heart attack during weekend clashes in which Israeli police fired tear gas. Sami al-Zayadna, 47, died in the confrontation with police in Rahat, southern Israel, which occurred during the funeral of another bedouin man. At least 25 Arab Israelis were injured during Sunday's procession. Clashes broke out again ...
Hezbollah holds funeral for member killed in strike in Syria
BEIRUT (AP) — Thousands of Hezbollah supporters marched Monday behind the yellow-draped coffin of one of its most prominent fighters killed the day before in what the group said was an Israeli airstri
Going beyond cremation and visitations, Shaler funeral home offers DNA banking
When his father passed away in October, Andrew Weckman received an intriguing offer from the funeral director handling the arrangements.