(one's) final resting place

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(one's) final resting place

The location where one's body is interred after death. After I die, I want my ashes to be buried with the seed of an oak, so that instead of a headstone, I might have a new, living tree mark my final resting place.
See also: final, place, resting
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She added: "Although they're buried in all corners in the world, in Ireland these are their final resting place with recognition.
Ayers said it would relieve those who had planned for years to make the park their final resting place, while helping the cemetery gradually return to normal operation.
For approximately 5,320 American veterans and others who contributed to the construction, operation and maintenance of the Panama Canal, Corozal American Cemetery is their final resting place.
The row about their final resting place has been re-ignited after more bodies were uncovered by workers at a car park development at Blackhall Place.
But they went to their final resting place with the mystery of how they died, around 80 years ago, unsolved.
Many Civil War Veterans made their way to California, and found their final resting place at Forest Lawn-Glendale.
From the musicians playing Bach and rock on the subway platforms to the workers who escort retiring subway cars to their final resting place (off the coast of New Jersey where they form reefs for underwater wildlife), this documentary examines how the growth of this renowned underground transportation system and the growth of New York City are intertwined.
Ron Bowey was eventually able to trace their final resting places at the Kranji Cemetery in Singapore, to complete a personal pilgrimage.
The researchers find scant evidence of ions landing on a flat surface, then diffusing to their final resting places at edges.