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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

Michael Feeney (credit: Ridgewood Police Dept.)

Police Funeral Given To Ridgewood Boy Who Died Of Cancer

Michael Feeney was named Ridgewood’s honorary police chief for 2013. He died on Friday after a four year battle with cancer.

12/03/2013

Jewish mourners carry the body as others observe the funeral of Rabbi Ovadia Yosef, the spiritual leader of Israel's Sephardic Jewish community and the ultra-Orthodox Shas party, on October 7, 2013 in Jerusalem. (credit: Uriel Sinai/Getty Images)

700,000 Attend Jerusalem Funeral For Influential Rabbi Chacham Ovadia Yosef

The Democratic nominee for New York City mayor also sent his condolences over the loss of Rabbi Yosef. Bill de Blasio praised the influential rabbi, saying “his wisdom, charity and sensitivity were legendary.”

10/07/2013

Employees of Green-Wood Cemetery install a headstone over the previously unmarked grave of a Civil War veteran at Green-Wood Cemetery in the Brooklyn borough of New York. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

Long Deceased Slave Given Funeral, Burial Plans Made In Connecticut

A slave who died more than 200 years ago in Connecticut but was never buried has finally been given a funeral and will be laid to rest.

09/12/2013

Mark Lennon

Best Man-To-Be Killed In Hudson River Boat Crash Laid To Rest Friday

Thirty-year-old Mark Lennon was killed when the powerboat he was in crashed into a barge near the Tappan Zee Bridge on July 26.

08/02/2013

Andrea Rebello (credit: CBS 2)

Mourners Bid Final Farewell To Hofstra Student Accidentally Shot By Police

Worshippers exchanged hugs Wednesday as they arrived for Andrea Rebello’s funeral at St. Teresa of Avila Church in Sleepy Hollow.

05/22/2013

Andrea Rebello (credit: Facebook)

Authorities: Hofstra Student Was Struck And Killed By Officer’s Bullet

A funeral mass is planned for next week for a Hofstra University student who was shot and killed during a break-in at her apartment on the school’s campus in Uniondale.

05/18/2013

J.R. Smith fouled by Kevin Garnett of the Boston Celtics during Game 5 of the Eastern Conference quarterfinals. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

J.R. Smith Swears Off Black After Knicks’ ‘Funeral’ Stunt Backfires

“Well, we was going to a funeral, but it looks like we got buried,” Smith said. “Basketball is a very humbling game.”

05/02/2013

Marisha Cheong (CBS 2)

Funeral Held For Marisha Cheong, A Week After Her Body Washed Up On Beach

Marisha Cheong went missing without a trace, and two months later with her body tragically found, her family said goodbye.

02/23/2013

FILE - Former New York City Mayor Ed Koch (Photo by Jemal Countess/Getty Images for Bryan Cave LLP)

Bloomberg, Bill Clinton To Eulogize Former Mayor Ed Koch

Per Koch’s request, three flags will be on display during the service – the American flag, the Israeli flag and the flag of the City of New York. The service will end with the playing of a “hymn-like” slower version of “New York, New York.”

02/03/2013

Noah Pozner, 6 (credit: Facebook)

Eulogy Read At Funeral Of Sandy Hook Elementary School Shooting Victim Noah Pozner

Noah was a wonderful son and a loving brother. He was kind, caring, smart, funny, and sometimes even a little mischievous. He liked to tell his sisters that he worked in a taco factory; when they asked him how he got to work, he would give them a funny look as if to say he knew something that they didn’t.

12/17/2012

Ana Marquez-Greene (left) and Emilie Parker were among the 20 children, all age 6 or 7, shot and killed in an elementary school massacre in Newtown, Conn. on Friday. (Credit: CBS 2)

Grieving Families Remember Loved Ones Lost In Newtown, CT School Shooting

Robbie Parker’s daughter Emilie was among the 20 children who died in the one of the worst attacks on schoolchildren in U.S. history. He was one of the first parents to speak publicly about their loss.

12/15/2012

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