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Members of the public, veterans and service personnel gather to pay their respects to World War II airman Harold Percival at Lytham Park Crematorium in Lytham St. Annes, England, on Monday, Nov. 11, 2013. Hundreds attended the funeral for Mr. Percival, who died at age 99, after a nursing home appealed for strangers to come and give him a send-off, since he had no immediate family or close friends. (AP Photo/Press Association, Lynne Cameron)
Photo by: Lynne Cameron
Members of the public, veterans and service personnel gather to pay their respects to World War II airman Harold Percival at Lytham Park Crematorium in Lytham St. Annes, England, on Monday, Nov. 11, 2013. Hundreds attended the funeral for Mr. Percival, who died at age 99, after a nursing home appealed for strangers to come and give him a send-off, since he had no immediate family or close friends. (AP Photo/Press Association, Lynne Cameron)

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