pay (one's) last respects

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pay (one's) last respects

To show or express one's respect for someone who has died, especially by attending their funeral, wake, memorial service, etc. Anyone who wishes to pay their last respects to my husband is welcome to do so at the viewing this Saturday, from 10 AM to 4 PM.
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AFUNERAL director's chapel of rest was branded "a derelict flower shop" by a grieving daughter who was denied the chance to pay her last respects to her mother.
A GRIEVING grandmother went to a funeral to pay her last respects to an old friend - then discovered he was alive and kicking.