Funeral

Flowers. (WBZ-TV)

Law Prevents Braintree Family From Arranging Former Foster Child’s Funeral

A Braintree foster family, which has cared for more than 100 children, has found themselves dealing with a legal loophole that is making it difficult for them to arrange a funeral for one of their former foster kids.

08/27/2015

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Over The Hill Gang: Prepaying Your Funeral?

It may be the practical thing to do if you have just been diagnosed with stage 4 cancer or are in your late 80s, but if you are just 55 I am not sure it’s a good idea.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–08/07/2015

The casket of Marine Sgt. Thomas Sullivan brought into Holy Cross Church, July 27, 2015. (WBZ-TV)

Springfield Marine Killed In Tennessee Attack Called ‘Exemplary’

The Springfield Marine killed a by a gunman in Tennessee earlier this month was remembered by a bishop as “an exemplary Marine, a leader and a man of true courage.”

07/27/2015

Sgt. Thomas Sullivan of Springfield. (Image Credit: Nathan Bill's Restaurant)

Funeral Next Week For Springfield Marine Killed In Tennessee Attack

The funeral Mass is scheduled for Monday morning at Holy Cross Church in Springfield.

07/23/2015

Tom Menino. (Image credit: TomMenino.org)

Tom Menino Remembered In Historic Boston Tribute

The city of Boston said goodbye Monday to its longest serving mayor with an historic tribute to Tom Menino.

11/03/2014

Samantha Menino (left) and Olivia Fenton, Mayor Tom Menino's granddaughters. (Image Credit: WBZ-TV)

Video: Farewell To Mayor Tom Menino

The city of Boston said goodbye Monday to its longest serving mayor with an historic tribute to Tom Menino.

11/03/2014

Tom Menino talks to WBZ-TV's David Wade, Oct. 11, 2014. (WBZ-TV)

Funeral Arrangements For Former Boston Mayor Tom Menino Announced

Funeral arrangements for former Boston Mayor Tom Menino have been announced.

10/30/2014

Northboro's St. Rose of Lima Church, the scene for the funeral of Spc. Brian Arsenault. (Ben Parker/WBZ)

Northboro Paratrooper Killed In Afghanistan Laid To Rest

Dozens of Northboro residents lined the streets Tuesday to honor a paratrooper from town killed in Afghanistan, while friends and family attended a service honoring his life.

09/16/2014

casket, flowers

Should You Prepay Your Funeral Costs?

If you are just 55 I am not sure it’s a good idea to pre-pay for something that may not occur for another 30 years.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–08/14/2014

Brandon Garabrant (Photo from Facebook)

Hundreds Gather For Funeral Of NH Marine Killed In Afghanistan

Mourners will gather for the funeral of a New Hampshire Marine killed last month by a roadside bomb in Afghanistan.

07/05/2014

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