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A US Army sergeant salutes as a World War II veteran is laid to rest at Arlington National Cemetery

VA suspends military funeral honors at national cemeteries until further notice over coronavirus outbreak

"Committal services and the rendering of military funeral honors will discontinue until further notice," the department said Friday.
Kobe Bryant embraces his daughter Gianna at an NBA All-Star Game in Toronto, Canada, in 2016.

Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna had a private funeral in Orange County last week

Reports said the Los Angeles Lakers legend and his teen daughter were laid to rest out of the public eye on Friday. A public memorial is planned.
Iranian people attend a funeral procession and burial for Iranian Major-General Qassem Soleimani, head of the elite Quds Force, who was killed in an air strike at Baghdad airport, at his hometown in Kerman, Iran January 7, 2020.

A stampede at Iranian general Qassem Soleimani’s funeral killed at least 56 people and wounded more than 200 others

As huge crowds of mourners filled the streets of the slain general's hometown, a stampede erupted unexpectedly, leaving dozens dead and more wounded.

Daughter of Iranian general killed in US drone strike warns at his funeral that families of US troops ‘will spend their days waiting for the dea...

Huge crowds filled the streets of Tehran for the funeral, with black-clad mourners reportedly chanting "death to the USA" and "down with the USA."
Bretman Rock is a beauty YouTuber and influencer.

Beauty YouTuber Bretman Rock says fans have shown up at his father’s funeral to ask for photos: ‘Can people just let me be sad for once?&#...

In early November, Bretman Rock shared on social media that his father had died after going into a coma.
Former U.S. President Barack Obama speaks during funeral services for late U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-MD) at the New Psalmist Baptist Church in Baltimore, Maryland, U.S., October 25, 2019.

Watch former President Barack Obama deliver a moving eulogy for the late Rep. Elijah Cummings: ‘There’s nothing weak about being honorable...

Former President Barack Obama described Elijah Cummings as "a leader who said he would die for his people, even as he lived every minute for them."
A cemetery in Vermont.

17 US states where it costs over $20,000 to die

GOBankingRates data shows that dying will cost well over $20,000 in states like Oregon, New York, California, and Hawaii.
Antonio Basbo has an emotional moment at the cross of his partner Margie Reckard four days after a mass shooting at a Walmart store in El Paso, Texas, U.S. August 7, 2019.

The husband of an El Paso shooting victim says he has no other family, so he’s inviting the community to attend his wife’s funeral

Antonio Basco said he has no other family after losing his wife Margie Reckard in the El Paso shooting, so he invited the community to her funeral.
Miley Cyrus speaking at Janice Freeman's memorial.

Miley Cyrus got so emotional at ‘Voice’ alum Janice Freeman’s memorial that she couldn’t finish her song

Miley Cyrus had planned to sing "Amazing Grace" during the memorial but Billy Ray Cyrus had to step in to help when she was overcome with emotion.
A tornado killed at least 23 people in Beauregard, Alabama on March 4, 2019.

Anonymous corporate donors have offered to pay for the funerals of all 23 Alabama tornado victims

Two anonymous corporations will pay for the funerals of the victims killed by the devastating tornado that ripped through Alabama.