I know a lot of you like a good gangster funeral. This one’s not premier cru, but it’s not bad.
“My father was no saint,” Ryan McElroy, one of Mr. McElroy’s three children, said in a eulogy. “But people said he could light up a room. He’s been away 15, 20 years, and you still felt protected by him.”
Read the entire account in the New York Times here.