Gov. Tom Corbett has ordered all flags to half-staff in honor of the late Sen. Arlen Specter.
They’ve been waiting nearly 70 years, but the family of a World War II veteran is finally getting some closure. A funeral was held Saturday for Marine Corporal John Yeager of New Kensington.
Americans spend $12 billion on funerals each year. Caskets, cremation, headstones – they are all familiar terms. But have you ever heard of a green burial? It’s a trend that’s growing in popularity. In fact, Pennsylvania’s first exclusively green cemetery is located in Pittsburgh.
The funeral for a young man who was killed during a shooting at Western Psych last week was held Tuesday morning.
Just days after gunfire erupted inside of a high school cafeteria in Ohio, one of the victims was laid to rest.
Clapping hands and swaying to gospel hymns in the church where Whitney Houston’s powerful voice once wowed her congregation, the biggest names in entertainment sang along with the choir to remember the pop superstar at her hometown funeral Saturday.
To say Joe Paterno was a legend to Penn State fans is an understatement. Even with the end of his career embroiled in such controversy, Paterno will always hold a special place in the hearts of many Penn State alumni.
Reaction over Joe Paterno’s death continues to pour in and the calls were non-stop Monday morning on 93-7 The Fan.
Thousands of people gathered to honor beloved former Penn State football coach Joe Paterno in a candlelight vigil Sunday night; and the Nittany Lion community will have several more opportunities to show their love and respect for the man they affectionately called, “JoePa.”
A funeral was held this morning for a young mother who was killed during a shooting at a nightclub in Pittsburgh’s Strip District on New Year’s Eve.
A funeral service is being held today for the East Washington police officer who was shot and killed last weekend in the line of duty.
People traveling in and around Washington County should expect some delays during today’s funeral for fallen East Washington Police Officer John David Dryer.
A mother and her three children who died in a house fire in Homewood last week are being laid to rest today.
Visitation continues today in Washington County for slain East Washington Police Officer John David Dryer.
It is a difficult day for a local community and the police force as Lower Burrell Police Officer Derek Kotecki was laid to rest.