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FILE - In this Feb. 17, 2010, photo, Tamerlan Tsarnaev smiles after accepting the trophy for winning the 2010 New England Golden Gloves Championship in Lowell, Mass. Tsarnaev is the Boston Marathon bombing suspect who was killed in a police shootout. Peter Stefan, the owner of a Worcester funeral home, said he still feels disturbed by the reaction he got when he agreed to take the remains of Tamerlan Tsarnaev last year after a funeral home in North Attleborough, where the body was initially sent, was picketed by protesters. Stefan is writing a book about his experience. (AP Photo/The Lowell Sun, Julia Malakie, File) MANDATORY CREDIT

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In this May 5, 2013 photo, funeral director Peter Stefan, second from right speaks to a man on the steps of his Graham, Putnam & Mahoney funeral home, in Worcester, Mass., while handling funeral arrangements for a suspect in the Boston Marathon bombing. Stefan said he was besieged by criticism, picketers and angry phone calls from people who called him a "traitor" and "un-American. A year later, he is writing a book about his experience. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

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Ruslan Tsarni (left), an uncle of Boston Marathon bombing suspects Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, leaves the Graham, Putnam and Mahoney Funeral Parlors in Worcester, Mass., as funeral director and owner Peter Stefan (right) walks him to the car on Sunday, May 5, 2013. Mr. Tsarni was making arrangements for Tamerlan Tsarnaev's burial rites. Mr. Stefan has pleaded for government officials to use their influence to persuade a cemetery to bury him, but so far no state or federal authorities have stepped forward. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

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Ruslan Tsarni (left), an uncle of Boston Marathon bombing suspects Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, leaves the Graham, Putnam and Mahoney Funeral Parlors in Worcester, Mass., as funeral director and owner Peter Stefan (right) walks him to the car on Sunday, May 5, 2013. Mr. Tsarni was making arrangements for Tamerlan Tsarnaev's burial rites. Mr. Stefan has pleaded for government officials to use their influence to persuade a cemetery to bury him, but so far no state or federal authorities have stepped forward. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)