Posted Dec 17, 2012By
Most died at the very start of their young lives, tiny victims taken in a way not fit for anyone regardless of age. Others found their life’s work in sheltering little ones, teaching them, caring for them, treating them as their own. After the gunfire ended at Sandy Hook Elementary School, the trail of loss was more than many could bear: 20 students and six adults at the school, the gunman’s mother at home, and the gunman himself.
The first two funerals for victims of last week’s school shooting are under way in Connecticut. Six-year-old Jack Pinto was a big New York Giants fan. Noah Pozner was the same age and liked to figure out how things worked mechanically.Family, friends and townspeople streamed to two funeral homes Monday.
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Until recently, they were kept hidden from society and all but forbidden to celebrate.