In Palestine, professional mourners were sometimes hired.
More than 1250 mourners attended Wodehouse's funeral in Edmonton.
Hundreds of mourners attended the teenager's funeral last week.
Almost a thousand mourners attended the funeral, with the local Maori meeting house overflowing for the hour-long service.
A Royal British Legion standard bearer was among the many mourners who attended Mrs her funeral.
Meanwhile, police have warned mourners attending the funeral that parking in the city centre may be limited.
The cathedral of St Thomas More in Arlington, Virginia, was packed with mourners for her funeral.
At the wake of one of the dead, the mourners were adamant that there had been no fighting between insurgents and marines.
The hundreds of mourners who attended Jennifer's funeral mass heard Patricia read the tribute before the service began.
She says the 200 mourners who attended the service at the crematorium all had special memories of her father.