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Photos surround the casket of Michael Brown inside Friendly Temple Missionary Baptist Church awaiting the start of his funeral on August 25, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Richard Perry-Pool/Getty Images)

Rev. Sharpton Speaks To Thousands At Funeral For Michael Brown In Missouri

In his eulogy, Sharpton police officers who are wrong need to be dealt with.

08/25/2014

Emily Fedorko (Facebook)

Funeral Service Held For Greenwich High School Teen Killed In Boating Accident

The funeral for 16-year-old Emily Fedorko was held at St. Clement Church in Stamford Monday afternoon.

08/11/2014

Handcuffs (credit: clipart.com)

Stamford Police Bust Alleged Scam Artist By Staking Out His Mom’s Funeral

Police in Stamford, Connecticut have tracked an alleged scam artist who escaped police in that and other states for months.

07/23/2014

Divers work to rescue two 13-year-old boys from the Bronx River on Friday, June 20. (Credit: CBS 2)

Joint Funeral Service Held For Cousins Who Died After Jumping Into Bronx River

It was an open casket service for 13-year-olds Wellington Gavin and Erikson Villa.

06/27/2014

Funeral held for six victims of Newark fire (Credit: CBS 2)

Funeral Held For Family Members Killed In Father’s Day Blaze

All six victims had been sleeping inside the home on Madison Avenue and South 15th Street when the fire broke out.

06/21/2014

Bryanna Soplin

Funeral Held For Teen Killed In Levittown Hit-Run; Suspect Appears In Court

Hundreds gathered at St. Ignatius Church in Hicksville to say goodbye to 13-year-old Bryanna Soplin.

06/19/2014

Sarah Goode (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Family, Friends Bid Final Farewell To 21-Year-Old Sarah Goode

A funeral mass for 21-year-old Sarah Goode was held at St. Sylvester Catholic Church in Medford.

06/19/2014

Dr. Maya Angelou (Photo Credit: Steve Exum/Getty Images)

Family, Friends, Famous Admirers Gather To Pay Tribute To Maya Angelou

Family, friends and famous admirers gathered Saturday and paid tribute to poet, orator and sage Maya Angelou.

06/07/2014

Martin St. Louis during Game 6 against the Pittsburgh Penguins. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Rangers To Attend Funeral Of St. Louis’ Mother After East Finals Opener

The Rangers will be all business for Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals on Saturday. The next day will be rough, win or lose.

05/16/2014

The casket carrying actor Philip Seymour Hoffman, who died of an alleged drug overdose on February 1, 2014, arrives at St. Ignatius of Loyola Catholic Church, for Hoffman's funeral service on February 7, 2014. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Family, Friends Mourn Philip Seymour Hoffman At Upper East Side Funeral

The coffin holding Hoffman’s body was brought out of the Church of St. Ignatius Loyola by pallbearers and put it a hearse, and family and guests began to stream out Friday afternoon.

02/07/2014

Avonte Oquendo had been missing since Oct. 4, 2013. The medical examiner's office confirmed on Jan. 21, 2014 that remains found along the East River are a DNA match. (credit: Handout)

Funeral For Avonte Oquendo To Be Held Saturday

A private gathering for family and friends will be followed by the funeral, which will be open to the public, at the Church of St. Joseph. The funeral will begin at 11 a.m. at 371 Sixth Avenue.

01/23/2014

Dustin Friedland (credit: CBS 2)

Family, Friends Bid Final Farewell To Short Hills Mall Carjacking Victim Dustin Friedland

Services for Dustin Friedland, 30, were held Wednesday at Beth Am Shalom in Lakewood.

12/18/2013

Dustin Friedland (credit: CBS 2)

Funeral Set For Short Hills Mall Carjacking Victim Dustin Friedland

Services for Dustin Friedland, 30, are scheduled for 11 a.m. Wednesday at Beth Am Shalom in Lakewood.

12/17/2013

The coffin of South African former president Nelson Mandela is carried on a gun carrier for a traditional burial during his funeral in Qunu on December 15, 2013. (Credit: FELIX DLANGAMANDLA/AFP/Getty Images)

Nelson Mandela Buried In South Africa

Nelson Mandela was buried Sunday after a funeral ceremony that included a 21-gun salute.

12/15/2013

Victims Donna L. Smith, James G. Lovell, James M. Ferrari, and Ahn Kisook (Credit: CBS 2)

Last Victim Of Metro-North Derailment Laid To Rest

The final funeral service was planned for Saturday for one of the four passengers killed in the Metro-North derailment in the Bronx last weekend.

12/07/2013

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