Examples of burial in a Sentence
They prepared the body for burial.
She wanted to give him a proper burial.
Did you attend the burial?
The law prohibits the burial of toxic substances without special permits.
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Bodies are being sent to medical examiners while hospital reports and permits needed for burials are reviewed.
Another 7,000 people are still listed as missing and their remains are believed to be hidden at clandestine mass burial sites around the country.
Sadly for funeral directors, though, the share of people requesting a cremation recently exceeded those opting for a more expensive burial.
Seamus, unable until now to have a Christian burial, lingers in a purgatory of his own, but so does his wife.
In June, crude oil began pumping from North Dakota’s Bakken Formation to Illinois, under the Mississippi river and through sacred Lakota land and burial sites.
His body, however, is ready to be released for burial, but authorities have not been able to find any family members to notify them of his death.
Through the years, the cemetery fell into disrepair and burials became rare.
His body was returned to Miami Gardens Oct. 17 for burial.
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