My uncle Teddy Richards passed away unexpectedly at a nursing home on 10/07/2020 after losing his battle with esophageal cancer.
He worked with Red Cross at Ground Zero during 9/11 and that's when many of his health problems started. 
He suffered a major car accident after the unexpected passing of his wife and suffered some brain damage and unfortunately he stopped paying on his life insurance. 
His wishes were to be put in the mausoleum next to his wife the cost to open and close the mausoleum is $1700 and the cost of a direct funeral meaning transportation to cemetery and casket with nothing extra is $1800 
I want to respect his final wishes and lay him to rest unfortunately I do not have the funds to do this myself as his death was unexpected at this time.
 I know cremation is the cheaper option but he was completely against it.  The funeral home has given me til Friday to come up with the funds and has to be paid in full before they will start the laying to rest process I have called every single funeral home in the area and the one I found is the cheapest by far.
 Any help is greatly appreciated even if its $1 . 
                Nothing will go unappreciated
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