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NYPD Precincts Organize Funeral for Crossing Guard Who Served for 45 Years

The 34th and 33rd Precincts raised money to have a proper funeral for Peggy Cain, who had no family.

Hamilton Heights »

Mystery Donor Paid for Funeral of 15-Year-Old Who Died in Fire, Family Says

Melisa Mendez's family said a woman called to volunteer a donation but didn't give them her name.

Hamilton Heights »

Donations Pour in to Help Bury 15-Year-Old Killed in Hamilton Heights Fire

Melisa Mendez's wake will be Thursday at 3 p.m. at Ortiz Funeral Home on 190th Street and Broadway.

Washington Heights »

Online Campaign Raises $12K in 2 Days for WaHi Mother's Funeral

Marcell Miranda, 27, died on Aug. 17 after battling sickle cell anemia for two decades.

Mott Haven »

Memorial for Bronx DJ 'Tech Trackz' Ends in Clashes With Cops

Police and mourners clashed after the memorial service for Francisco Diego Jr., or “Tech Trackz.”

Inwood »

Family Mourns Slain 19-Year-Old Inwood Woman at Wake

Relatives and politicians paid their respects to Edith Rojas, who was stabbed to death on New Year's Eve.

Inwood »

Mourners Bid Farewell to Man Shot by Police as He Escaped Armed Robbers

The family held a memorial service Tuesday before a funeral in the Dominican Republic.

Morrisania »

Memorial Service For Bodega Clerk Slain By Cops Set for Tuesday

A Tuesday service is planned for Reynaldo Cuevas, who was shot and killed by a police officer.

Castle Hill »

Air Force Veteran Killed in Bronx Will Not Be Buried in Arlington Cemetery

The wake for Fabian Gonzalez, 21, will be held June 2 and June 3 in Castle Hill.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

Loved Ones Grieve for WaHi Stabbing Victim Jonathan Delarosa

Jonathan Delarosa, 24, was stabbed to death in Washington Heights on April 11, 2012.