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Free Federal Funeral Money Goes Untapped in New Mexico

Maia Duerr’s parents died from COVID-19 in January 2021. The pandemic was raging, so Duerr didn’t have funeral ceremonies. Instead, she opted for cremations, which cost about $7,000 total. A few months later, she found out that the federal government would foot the bill. “I just felt like, thank God, finally, there is some recognition,” […]