Following the death of Mary Travers from leukemia in 2009, her four-hour memorial in New York City featured celebrity speakers and a crowd of 2,000. Travers died at age 72. Her memorial, held on her 73rd birthday, celebr... More »

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Mary Travers of 1960s folk trio Peter, Paul and Mary was 5 feet 10 inches tall, according to a Bloomberg News obituary. Travers died in 2009 at the age of 72. More »

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Mary Travers of 1960s folk trio Peter, Paul and Mary was 5 feet 10 inches tall, according to a Bloomberg News obituary. Travers died in 2009 at the age of 72. More »

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American recording artist Aaliyah Dana Haughton’s funeral took place in New York City on Aug. 31, 2001. Her casket was transported from the Frank E. Campbell Funeral Home to St. Ignatius Church in a white carriage pulled... More »

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Specific details about who attended Troy Donahue’s funeral have not been revealed, as of 2015. His fiancé at the time of his death, Zheng Cao, and his sister are two people who might have attended; both women stayed beds... More »

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James Brown's private funeral was held on Dec. 29, 2006 in North Augusta, South Carolina, four days after his death from pneumonia at the age of 73. Public funerals were also held for Brown in New York City, New York and... More »

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Only a select number of options are available for someone who cannot afford a proper funeral, since death is a major expense. The two primary alternatives to paying for a funeral are donating the body to medical science ... More »