6 Boys Decided To Carry The Body Of Someone They Never Knew, Their Reason Reminds Us To Do Good.


6 Boys Decided To Carry The Body Of Someone They Never Knew, Their Reason Reminds Us To Do Good.

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6 students from University of Detroit Jesuit High School have come up with a unique way to honor our nation’s fallen heroes: serving as pallbearers in unclaimed veterans’ funeral services.

The idea originally belonged to high school Senior, Joshua Gonzales. It started off as a way to give dignity to Detroit’s homeless population– the boys planned to volunteer at funerals for homeless individuals– but, as more students gained interest, the job became more specific; the students decided to become pallbearers for homeless veterans whose bodies went unclaimed.

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