2,000-plus turn up at funeral of Florida veteran with no kin

2,000-plus turn up at funeral of Florida veteran with no kin

Over 2,000-plus people gathered in the Florida heat on Tuesday at the funeral of Edward Pearson an 80-year-old Army veteran. Pearson, a resident of Naples, Florida, died Aug. 31. His obituary went viral when the funeral director included this sentence in the service announcement: This veteran has no immediate family and all are welcome to attend.

Tom A
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Paul C
Paul C 4 months

Godspeed on your journey Mr. Pearson.

Watheverable GRAMPS
Watheverable GRAMPS 4 months

Touching.

TheNeutralOne
TheNeutralOne 4 months

God bless

Curious Cassowary
Curious Cassowary 4 months

It’s nice to hear some good news. Good onya bois :’)

Donald Darko
Donald Darko 4 months

RIP Soldier. <slow salute> RLTW

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