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Marguerite Fielding, 84, 
resident of Wareham, 
Bristol County clerk
Marguerite E. (Chamberlain) Fielding of Wareham, a Bristol County clerk, died Monday at Morton Hospital. She was 84.She was born and educated in Taunton, where she lived most of her life.Mrs. Fielding was employed as a clerk for the Bristol County Registry of Deeds for more than 20 years.She was a former member of St. Paul’s Church Women’s Guild and sang in the choir.She enjoyed gardening, playing cards, preserving family photographs, walking, and baking and cooking wonderful meals for others.
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Mary A. Lupo, at age 79, resident of Somerville
Mary A. (Ferreira) Lupo of Somerville, formerly of Charlestown, died Sept. 1 at her home. She was 79.Born in Troy, N.Y., Mrs. Lupo lived in New York until moving to Massachusetts to attend boarding school.Mrs. Lupo lived in Charlestown for more than 40 years. She moved to Somerville 20 years ago.She was a homemaker for most of her life.Mrs. Lupo is survived by her husband of 58 years, Joseph F.; three daughters, Mary Battinelli, Patricia Lunardi and Linda Brown; a sister, Janice Grace; and eight grandchildren.
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Company to review vandalism damage at old Cleveland cemetery
CLEVELAND (AP) - A monument company will review damage to roughly a dozen headstones at Cleveland's oldest burial site to give the city an estimate on the cost of fixing the vandalized markers. ( ) reports that a city spokesman said Wednesday that the company will assess the damage ...
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At Carlisle Indian school cemetery, a battle over a lost Alaskan child
CARLISLE, Pa. - Mary Kininnook died three days after her 14th birthday, weak and struggling to breathe, in a hospital bed at the Carlisle Indian Industrial School.
557 points by The Philadelphia Inquirer | Richard Henry Pratt Carlisle Indian Industrial School Alaska Cemetery United States Army Carlisle Pennsylvania Alaska Panhandle Ketchikan Alaska
Elizabeth Carmody, 75, ?a Worcester resident
Elizabeth K. “Betty” (Hayes) Carmody of Worcester died Tuesday at UMass Memorial Medical Center. She was 75.She was born and raised in Worcester.She was a graduate of Commerce High School in Worcester.She was a member of Immaculate Conception Parish in Worcester.Mrs. Carmody enjoyed spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
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Louis M. Clement, 79, ?of Woburn, a baker
Louis M. Clement of Woburn died Monday at Winchester Hospital. He was 79.He was born in France.He came to the U.S. in 1973 from Italy.He was a longtime resident of Woburn.Mr. Clement was a talented baker.He was employed as a baker for Piantedosi Baking Co. and Rudy Foods.He enjoyed deep-sea fishing and cooking and baking for his family while spending time with his children and grandchildren in the kitchen.
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Linda C. Langella, 64, ?of North Brookfield
Linda C. (Baronoski) Langella of North Brookfield died Tuesday at Rose Monahan Hospice Home in Worcester of cancer. She was 64.She was born in Worcester.She was a graduate of St. Mary’s High School in Worcester.Mrs. Langella worked as a legal secretary for the city of Worcester’s law department for 16 years.She was secretary of St. ?Joseph’s Church in North Brookfield for 20 years.She was a longtime member of St. Joseph’s Parish and a former secretary for the Lake Lashaway Association.
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Plan to dig up President Polk’s body – again – stirs trouble
President James K. Polk did big things for America, dramatically expanding its borders by annexing Texas and seizing California and the Southwest in a war with Mexico. Achieving undisturbed eternal rest has proved more difficult.In a proposal that has riled some folks in Tennessee, including a very...
-1 points by Concord Monitor | James K. Polk Murfreesboro Tennessee Andrew Jackson James Buchanan United States Cemetery Mexican–American War Tennessee State Capitol
Remains of WWII Nazi pilot found in Denmark ID'd
The remains of a pilot in a German World War II warplane unearthed in Denmark recently have been identified as a 19-year-old from Bavaria, officials said.
-1 points by UPI | World War II Germany World War I United Press International Family Burial Cemetery Aircraft
New homes planned in Elkridge confront old burial ground
When Jason van Kirk scouted land in Elkridge where his company, Elm Street Development, plans to build 42 houses, the developer was in for a surprise. The land, full of brambles and brush, contained at least nine graves, dated to the mid- to late-1800s, and in varying stages of disarray. After...
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Israeli police: Jewish man arrested in string of JCC threats
Police in Israel say they have arrested a 19-year-old man as the primary suspect in a string of bomb threats targeting Jewish institutions in the United States.
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$220K donated to vandalized Jewish cemetery, restorations begin Tues.

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Researcher maps hidden graveyards of slaves
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Debbie Martin has spent the past six months slogging through overgrown wooded areas near sugar cane fields in West Baton Rouge Parish - something her parents warned her against as a child. "We were always told, 'Stay out of the woods because there are cemeteries ...
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Forgotten mass grave in the U.P. finally gets recognition
Hundreds of poor people were buried in a mass grave and forgotten — until one woman's efforts changed that.        
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Pentagon launches effort to solve a mystery of missing WWII sailors
The Pentagon is launching efforts to solve a baffling World War II mystery: whether dozens of U.S. sailors listed as missing from a ship disaster were actually recovered and buried all along as unknowns in a New York cemetery.
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Pentagon launches effort to solve a baffling WWII mystery
ALBANY, N.Y. — The Pentagon is launching efforts to solve a baffling World War II mystery: whether dozens of U.S. sailors listed as missing from a ship disaster were actually recovered and buried all along as unknowns in a New York cemetery.More than 130 victims of the USS Turner's 1944 explosion and sinking near New York Harbor are still officially missing. But WWII researcher Ted Darcy found papers last year indicating at least four of them were buried as unknowns in a Long Island military cemetery. He believes the rest could be there too.
7 points by Boston Herald | New York City New York World War II New Jersey Cemetery Burial United States Department of Defense Grave
Ferdinand Marcos given hero's burial in the Philippines
Ceremony in Manila, in line with President Duterte's election pledge, shocks democracy advocates and rights activists.
2618 points by Al Jazeera English | Philippines Ferdinand Marcos Burial Provinces of the Philippines President of the United States Luzon People Power Revolution Cemetery
Ex-dictator set for hero's burial
A surprise decision to give former Philippines President Ferdinand Marcos a hero's burial Friday has triggered further protest, according to CNN affiliate CNN Philippines.
6255 points by CNN | Philippines Ferdinand Marcos Imelda Marcos President of the United States Metro Manila Benigno Aquino Jr. Burial Cemetery
Judge rules bishop’s remains should be removed from St. Patrick’s
TV Bishop Fulton Sheen is finally going home to Peoria, Ill. — nearly 37 years after he died — thanks to a Manhattan judge’s ruling against the Catholic Archdiocese of New York. The archdiocese had been feuding with Sheen’s family over his final resting place. On Thursday, Judge Arlene Bluth sided with Sheen’s 89-year-old niece,...
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Police, businesses work to sell T-shirts to benefit slain Canonsburg officer
Western Pennsylvania businesses and Canonsburg police are working together to sell T-shirts in hopes of raising money for fallen Officer Scott Bashioum's children.
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Remains of 3 black Civil War veterans buried in Pennsylvania
ANNVILLE, Pa. (AP) - Three African-American Civil War soldiers who served with units in Massachusetts were laid to rest with full honors in Pennsylvania after their remains spent more than 100 years in a backyard grave.
-2 points by The Philadelphia Inquirer | Union Army Burial Cemetery Headstone Pennsylvania Grave United States Colored Troops New Jersey
Preservationist brings personal mission to Oella cemetery project
More than 99 years have passed since railroad worker Silas B. Sisk died after suffering a fractured skull on the job and was buried in Oella Cemetery, a 1.8-acre expanse set aside for poor laborers whose families had nowhere else to turn. But the exact location of Sisk's grave is unknown. Now,...
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Floating cemeteries, space burials: Asia's futuristic take on death
By 2050, one in every four people in Asia-Pacific will be over 60 years old, according to the United Nations.
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Plan to dig up, move historic Nevada graves angers heirs
RENO, Nev. (AP) — A pioneer cemetery on the edge of downtown Reno where the remains of Civil War soldiers, city founders and a tribal chief have rested for more than a century has been anything but restful in recent…
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Historic Flat Rock cemetery headstones get repaired
Vreeland Cemetery officials are now trying to raise money to install security cameras to prevent future vandalism        
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Flat Rock cemetery headstones get repaired
Vreeland Cemetery officials are now trying to raise money to install security cameras to prevent future vandalism        
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A New Gathering Spot at Arlington: Capt. Humayun Khan’s Grave
The grave of the Muslim soldier whose parents denounced Donald J. Trump has drawn thousands of visitors since late July, emerging as a kind of organic meeting point.
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Pet cemetery may contain more human remains
For second time, evidence of possible human remains has been discovered at Delaware site.       
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Cause of London's Great Plague

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