(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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Miriam Defensor-Santiago as she was laid at her final resting place.
Beneath it was a location for what it claimed was her final resting place.
For years she's wanted to have a memorial plaque in place for Gwen at her final resting place. We met up with Sara and she shared the research she had done so far with us.
Her final resting place has been a mystery all these years because there was no headstone, and at the time of her death many graves were being dug up and the bodies burned and re-buried to make space for the bodies of soldiers from the war."
She wants her final resting place to be the 180-year-old parish church that she loves.
DECKED out in flowers, Hayley Adamson's funeral cortege this afternoon made its way to her final resting place.
Hopefully those who loved Noele, both fans and colleagues, will make sure her final resting place is better tended in the future.
My youngest son, at 14, helped lower his mother into her final resting place, but he didn't use that as an excuse to drink or use drugs - he accepted it as any normal teenager would, and eventually got on with his life.
Andy, of Shenstone Avenue, Hillmorton, was incensed when he read that anti-royalists were planning to converge on Althorp House, in Northamptonshire, to damage her final resting place on the third anniversary of her death.
So is Sidney Clarke, the undertaker who had the heart-breaking task of driving Diana to her final resting place.
The parents of murdered teenager Helen Martin have split their daughter's ashes in two after a row over her final resting place.
The twin-engine, steam paddle tug Lingdale, with twin smoke stacks, is pictured here at her final resting place beneath the Redheugh Bridge, in Gateshead.