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Cemetery commission says rapper's family cannot inscribe headstone with swear words
LYNN, Mass. - Commissioners at a Massachusetts cemetery have said no to profanity on headstones.
Boston Bombing Suspect Buried In Secret At Virginia Cemetery
After a funeral director's two-week ordeal to find a place that would accept his body, Tamerlan Tsarnaev is buried at a Muslim cemetery in central Virginia.
Funeral arrangements set for Westland firefighter who died in strip mall blaze
Funeral arrangements have been set for Wayne-Westland firefighter Brian Alfred Woehlke of Dearborn, who died while fighting a blaze at a strip mall Wednesday morning in Westland.
Mystery of Abraham Lincoln's Funeral Train Solved by Chemist
Before President Abraham Lincoln was laid to rest, a train carried his body on a two-week funeral procession across the Northern U.S. states in 1865. Mourners from New York to Illinois gathered to see the train and pay their final respects, but despite drawing millions of spectators, one detail of the much-publicized event was thought to have been lost to history: The color of the president's ...
Funeral director: Tough to find cemetery that will bury Boston bombing suspect
BOSTON — A funeral home director was scrambling to find a cemetery that would bury a suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings, ignoring protesters gathered outside his business and saying everybody deserves a dignified burial service no matter the circumstances of his or her death.
Mystery Solved: Tsarnaev Buried in Virginia Cemetery Near Kings Dominion
The alleged Boston bomber's funeral was set up by a Christian woman and Virginia Muslim groups.