It was an open casket service for 13-year-olds Wellington Gavin and Erikson Villa.
All six victims had been sleeping inside the home on Madison Avenue and South 15th Street when the fire broke out.
Hundreds gathered at St. Ignatius Church in Hicksville to say goodbye to 13-year-old Bryanna Soplin.
A funeral mass for 21-year-old Sarah Goode was held at St. Sylvester Catholic Church in Medford.
Family, friends and famous admirers gathered Saturday and paid tribute to poet, orator and sage Maya Angelou.
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.
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.
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.
Services for Dustin Friedland, 30, were held Wednesday at Beth Am Shalom in Lakewood.
Services for Dustin Friedland, 30, are scheduled for 11 a.m. Wednesday at Beth Am Shalom in Lakewood.
Nelson Mandela was buried Sunday after a funeral ceremony that included a 21-gun salute.
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.
Michael Feeney was named Ridgewood’s honorary police chief for 2013. He died on Friday after a four year battle with cancer.
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.”
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.