Memorials

Memorial

Prince

June 7, 1958 - April 21, 2016

Minneapolis, Minnesota

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Singer, songwriter, and one of the greatest artists of his generation.

Published on: Apr 21, 2016

Memorial

Merle Haggard

April 6, 1937 - April 6, 2016

Bakersfield, California

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During his incredible career as a writer, fiddler, guitarist, and singer, he recorded for half a century

Published on: Apr 11, 2016

Memorial

Herbert Marks

1945 - 2016

Austin, Texas

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A true New Yorker, Herb enjoyed exploring the city on foot, frequently walking across the Brooklyn Bridge to his work in lower Manhattan and across the borough to Coney Island for a hot dog at Nathan’s.

Published on: Apr 1, 2016

Pet Memorial

Dizzy

2004 - 2016

Brooklyn, New York

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“Dear Dizzy, though you wouldn’t have known it yourself, you can’t read this because you’re a dog. But in your absence this medium is my sole remaining therapeutic respite.”

Published on: Mar 30, 2016

Memorial

Alex Emma Lee

2001 - 2016

New York, New York

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The tragic loss of a teen brought an intimate, heartbreaking message through space and time from Doctor Who’s Matt Smith.

Published on: Mar 29, 2016

Pet Memorial

Dino

2003 - 2016

Portland, Oregon

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An inspiring home funeral for a beloved pet brings comfort and closure to his owners.

Published on: Mar 29, 2016

Memorial

Julius Willner

December 28, 1914 - November 28, 2001

Brooklyn, NY

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My grandfather arrived in the US in 1939, fleeing the Nazis. By 1941, he was sent back to fight them.

Published on: Mar 25, 2016

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Fran Justa

1943 - 2016

Brooklyn, New York

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At the forefront of housing issues in her Brooklyn neighborhood, her work “changed the face of the country.”

Published on: Feb 27, 2016