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Some Chinese funeral attendees are given a red thread, which they tie around their front doorknob to ward off bad luck.

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Each person must live their life as a model for others.
-Rosa Parks

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Some Victorian families hired professional mourners to attend a loved one’s funeral. Their loud and public wailing would encourage others to weep.

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Obituaries usually inspire tears, but a few unique souls would rather make us laugh.

INSPIRATIONAL LIVES

Hobert Nelson

The sketch artist they called "The cop who caught crooks with his pencil, not his gun"

Dane R. Balcon

Army specialist tragically died in Iraq; his legacy lives on in memorial scholarship fund

Ned Garver

One of only 2 MLB pitchers to win 20 games on a team that lost more than 100 games.

Pat Quinn

Pat Quinn

Top ranked featherweight boxer was a double for Mickey Rooney

Victor Segura

Entered heaven at the age of 89. His last words: "I am ready to go dancing and romancing."

Louise A. Hutchinson

Reporter was the first woman to overnight at the South Pole.

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Where there is love there is life.
-Mahatma Gandhi

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