VA Grants Burial Rights For Same-Sex Ore. CoupleThe Department of Veterans Affairs has decided to allow the same-sex spouse of a member of the military to be buried in a U.S. national cemetery.
Turn It Up: $30,000 Coffin Plays Songs For Dead PeopleThanks to technologically savvy coffin designers in Sweden, passionate music lovers will have the chance to spend their time in the grave soothed by the sounds of their favorite songs.
Procession and Memorial for Fallen Trooper ThursdayThe procession for fallen Washington State Patrol Trooper Tony Radulescu will begin Thursday, March 1 at 7:30am in Silverdale and end at the ShoWare Center in Kent for his memorial service. Four local churches have also been provided for the public to remotely view the service.
WA Agencies Lowering Flags for Slain Trooper Gov. Chris Gregoire had directed that Washington state agencies lower flags to half staff Thursday in memory of Washington State Patrol Trooper Tony Radulescu.
Police Say Comforter of Powell's Tests Positive For Blood; Protesters Cancel Funeral PlansPolice in Washington state who searched a storage unit rented by Josh Powell found a stained comforter that tested positive for blood, according to court documents. Meanwhile, The News Tribune reports that protestors from the Westboro Baptist Church have apparently cancelled plans to come to Washington.
Funeral for Powell Boys Moved to Tacoma Church The funeral on Saturday, February 11 for the two sons of missing Utah woman Susan Powell has been moved to a larger church.
Thousands Expected At Service for WA Ranger Thousands of people are expected at Tuesday's memorial service for Margaret Anderson, the Mount Rainier National Park ranger who was fatally shot on New Year's Day.