Funeral

Members of the Westboro Baptist Church in Kansas are known for their vehement anti-gay positions and for protesting at US soldiers' funerals. (credit: Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images)

Westboro Baptist Church To Protest Schuller Memorial Service

A memorial service scheduled to be held later this month for Crystal Cathedral founder Rev. Robert Schuller will likely have some uninvited guests.

04/07/2015

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Funeral Held For Man Allegedly Murdered By Former LAPD Officer

A funeral was held Thursday for a man allegedly murdered by former LAPD Officer Henry Solis.

03/26/2015

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‘Captain Jerk!': Shatner Receives Harsh Criticism After Being Unable To Attend Nimoy’s Funeral

Actor William Shatner received harsh criticism after being unable to attend his close friend and co-star’s funeral over the weekend.

03/02/2015

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LAPD Warns Public About Child Funeral Scam Being Run In Van Nuys

The scammers have been collecting donations for a child’s funeral in the area of Sepulveda Boulevard and Burbank Boulevard

02/14/2015

Andrae Crouch is pictured here on Jan. 19, 2013 in Nashville, Tennessee. (credit: Moses Robinson/Getty Images for The Stellar Awards)

Andrae Crouch Remembered For Dedication To Gospel Music

Andrae Crouch is being remembered at his funeral in Los Angeles for his dedication to spreading gospel music around the world.

01/21/2015

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3 Killed In I-15 Crash En Route To Funeral

A couple from South El Monte and a Los Angeles woman were killed when the SUV they were in crashed Friday afternoon en route to a funeral service in Mexicali, authorities said.

12/20/2014

Lexi and Lexandra Perez were killed Friday night while trick-or-treating with a friend. (credit: http://www.gofundme.com/gl7l4s)

Car Wash Fundraiser To Be Held For Families Of Halloween Hit-And-Run Victims

A fundraising car wash will held Saturday for families of the three girls killed by a hit-and-run driver on Halloween.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/07/2014

Pomona SWAT officer, Shaun Diamond, was shot on Oct. 28 as he helped serve a warrant at a San Gabriel home. (credit: CBS)

Funeral Services Held For Fallen Pomona SWAT Officer

Officers Thursday from across the Southland said a final farewell to a Pomona SWAT officer who was killed in a raid on a suspected motorcycle gang member.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/06/2014

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Funeral Held For 2 Of 5 Teens Killed In Fiery Irvine Crash

Funeral services were held Friday morning for two of the five teenagers killed in a fiery car crash on the 5 Freeway in Irvine.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/17/2014

The Boyd Funeral Home in South LA offers a unique experience for the dearly-departed. (credit: CBS)

South LA Funeral Home Offers Unique Send Offs For Dearly Departed

In a traditional home going, pallbearers — dressed in tuxedos, top hats and white gloves — practice dance steps and swinging to gospel music while escorting the casket out of the luxury hearse.

10/15/2014

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Covina Police Motor Officer Given Final Farewell

Hundreds of law enforcement officers, friends and relatives bid a final farewell Tuesday to a 28-year-old Covina police officer who was killed when his motorcycle collided with an SUV.

10/07/2014

NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 06:  Joan Rivers attends the "The Realistic Joneses" opening night at The Lyceum Theater on April 6, 2014 in New York City.  (Photo by Astrid Stawiarz/Getty Images)

Stars, Loved Ones Say Goodbye To Joan Rivers At Upper East Side Funeral

Howard Stern delivered the eulogy, Broadway singer-actress Audra McDonald sang “Smile” and bagpipers played “New York, New York” at Joan Rivers’ funeral Sunday, a star-studded send-off that — like the late comedian herself — brought together the worlds of Hollywood, theater, fashion and media.

09/07/2014

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Funeral Services Held At First A.M.E. Church For Ezell Ford

Funeral services were held Saturday morning for Ezell Ford, the man who was fatally shot during a police encounter in South Los Angeles nearly three weeks ago.

08/30/2014

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Grief-Stricken Parents Of Murdered USC Student Speak Out

Xinran Ji, 25, was found dead Thursday morning is his fourth floor unit at the City Park apartments in the 200 block of West 30th Street, after prosecutors say he was attacked on his way home from a study group.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/31/2014

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Funeral Services Held For Arcadia Firefighter Who Died On Backpacking Trip

Funeral services were held Wednesday for the Arcadia firefighter whose body was found after a two-week search in the mountains near Fillmore.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/09/2014

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