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Funeral with state honours
GEORGE TOWN: DAP stalwart and "Tiger of Jelutong" Karpal Singh, who died yesterday in a car accident, will be accorded a funeral with state honours on Sunday. The body of the Bukit Gelugor member of parliament and former DAP national chairman, currently at his Jalan Utama home, will be moved to Dewan Sri Pinang on Sunday where the public can pay their last respects between 9am and 11am. Dewan ...
Funeral arrangements announced for 2 Atlanta firefighters
Funeral arrangements were announced Wednesday for two Atlanta firefighters who died in separate, off-duty incidents last week.
5 things to know about state funeral protocol
A state funeral for Jim Flaherty will be held at St. James Cathedral in downtown Toronto at 3 p.m. local time today. The former finance minister, 64, died of a heart attack April 10 at his condo in Ottawa.
Proper burial for veterans' remains, forgotten in Norfolk
TRIANGLE, Va. No one who attended Wednesday's funeral service at Quantico National Cemetery had ever met the two World War II-era veterans who were being laid to rest. Their names, their ranks and their decorations had only recently been learned. No one could even say where the men were from.
Funeral held for wall collapse pupil
The funeral is held for a 12-year-old girl who died after a wall fell on her at an Edinburgh school.
Funeral arrangements set for New Iberia bicyclist
Funeral arrangements have been set for the bicyclist killed last weekend in New Iberia. Visitation for Tony "Billy" Parker begins Saturday at 7 a.m. at Fletcher Funeral Home in New Iberia. Parker's funeral begins at 11 a.m. at Fletcher. Parker, who many call a staple of New Iberia, was died after he steered into the path of an SUV. Friends of Parker started a GoFundMe account to help defray ...