Tragic Nellie Geraghty will be laid to rest on Wednesday – without the ashes of her beloved husband.
Hundreds of people are expected to line the streets as the funeral of the 79-year-old widow takes place.
Nellie died after being mugged in a Shaw alleyway on November 24. She was clutching the handle of her missing handbag which contained the ashes of her husband Frank.
Manchester Evening News
Bollywood fans, reporters, friends and family of Bollywood legend Dev Anand attended his funeral in Putney Vale Crematorium over the weekend.
Earlier last week, Anand’s family and friends spoke to reporters in London at a press conference where they announced the place and time of the funeral.
Nobel laureate Prof Wangari Maathai's body will be cremated at Kariokor Crematorium on Saturday in a private funeral according to her wishes, her family and the government announced yesterday. Her remains will then be interred in the compound of the Wangari Maathai Institute for Peace & Environment Studies, her family said.
The decision was reached after a high level meeting between the family, nine Permanents Secretaries and two PC's at the Office of the President.