"If it had happened with somebody else like this it would have been sad, but with Norm it wasn't. It was just so much like Norm."

Sign posted at a funeral in Cambridge this past weekend: "Surprise -- It's a double header -- Gwen and Norman Hendrickson -- Feb. 16, 2013." As the Post Star's Meg Hagerty reports, Norman Hendricks, 94 years old, died on the way to his wife's funeral -- and his family had his body placed in a casket at the funeral alongside his wife's ashes. [Post Star]

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That story just blows me away. True love, plain and simple. So beautiful. I hope they are holding hands in heaven.

What a sweet, tear-jerking, story. I hope we're all that lucky.

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