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November 12, 2015 · Leave a Comment

Burial Vault Honoring Those Who Donated ‘So Others Might Live’ Gets Makeover

By In the Loop In the Loop (@intheloop)

Not far from the entrance to Oakwood Cemeteries in Rochester are two distinctive granite burial vaults. Etched into each is a simple, poignant message that greets visitors: Dedicated to the individuals who have donated their bodies to Mayo Foundation for anatomical study so that others might live. The vaults — one established in 1985, the […]

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