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(Officer Robert Wilson was slain during an attempted robbery at a North Philadelphia video game store on March 5, 2015.  Photo provided by Phila. PD)

Funeral Arrangements Announced For Officer Robert Wilson III

Police announced official funeral arrangements have been set for Philadelphia Police Officer Robert Wilson III, who was shot and killed last Thursday inside of a GameStop in Philadelphia.

03/12/2015

(Officer Robert Wilson was slain during an attempted robbery at a North Philadelphia video game store on March 5, 2015.  Photo provided by Phila. PD)

Funeral Arrangements For Officer Wilson

Officer Robert Wilson III was shot and killed last week at a North Philadelphia Game Stop.

03/10/2015

Karlie Hall

Millersville University To Provide Transportation For Students To Slain Freshman’s Funeral

Services for Millersville University student Karlie Hall will be held Saturday at a chapel in her native Kennett Square, outside Philadelphia.

02/13/2015

Hundreds attended a funeral service at Our Lady of Peace Parish as family laid to rest 10-year-old Matthew McCloskey who was struck and killed earlier this week by a police vehicle. (credit: Cleve Bryan/CBS3)

Hundreds Attend Funeral Service For NJ Boy Struck By Police Vehicle

Hundreds attended a funeral service at Our Lady of Peace Parish as family laid to rest 10-year-old Matthew McCloskey who was struck and killed earlier this week by a police vehicle.

01/02/2015

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Funeral Set For Fallen Philadelphia Firefighter

The first female Philadelphia firefighter killed in the line of duty will be laid to rest in the city this weekend.

12/10/2014

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Funeral Services To Be Held For 3 NJ Children Police Say Were Killed By Their Mother

Funeral services will be held this Saturday for the three children police say were fatally shot by their mother last month in Tabernacle, New Jersey.

12/04/2014

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Prosecutor: 5 Men Charged In Connection With Shooting Outside NJ Church Earlier This Year

Mercer County Prosecutor Joseph L. Bocchini reports a grand jury has returned an indictment charging several men in connection with a shooting at a funeral that wounded three attendees.

12/02/2014

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Pennsylvania Dean’s Alibi To Teen Sex Allegations: Funeral

A Pennsylvania high school dean accused of having sex with a 16-year-old student a decade ago says he was at a funeral when the relationship allegedly began.

10/23/2014

Family and friends gather at the funeral for four children who died in a fire in Southwest Philadelphia in July. (credit: Hadas Kuznits)

Liberian Community Gathers To Mourn Four Children Killed In Southwest Philadelphia Fire

Funeral services were held Saturday for four young children who died in a fire in Southwest Philadelphia last month.

08/16/2014

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DA: Sixers Legend Charles Barkley Offers To Pay For Funeral Of 3 Children Killed In Carjacking Crash

Sixers legend Charles Barkley is offering to pay the funeral expenses of three young siblings who died tragically in a hit and run crash in North Philadelphia.

07/28/2014

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Police: 3 Shot At Funeral In Trenton

Three people were shot and one person is in custody in Trenton where gunfire rang out this afternoon at the funeral for a homicide victim who died last week.

04/22/2014

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Dig Deeper When Considering Burial Insurance

If you’re thinking of buying burial insurance, this is what you should ask.

01/13/2014

L Pete Hoskins and R Stephen pastor. In West Laurel Hill Cemetery
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Bitter Winter Blast Not Impacting Burial Services In The Area

Local cemeteries can’t control nature, during these freeze thaw cycles, but unlike some areas to our north which suspend burials until the spring thaw, the mourning process is not delayed.

01/11/2014

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Woman Finds Wrong Body In Her Mother’s Casket At NJ Funeral Home

Lisa Kondvar, of Warwick, and her family discovered another woman’s body in the casket at a New Jersey funeral home last month. The body of her mother, Margaret Porkka, had been prepared at a funeral home on the island.

01/10/2014

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Vietnam War Soldier’s Remains Finally Returned To Philadelphia Area

It’s a solemn hero’s welcome 45 years in the making, and a bittersweet day for those who knew Major Louis Guillermin.

10/04/2013

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