NYC mourners: Woman killed in DC chase was loving
FILE - This 2011 photo provided by Dr. Barry Weiss, from the website of Advanced Periodontics in Hamden, Conn., shows former employee Miriam Carey. The 34-year-old Carey was shot to death by police after a car chase that began when she tried to breach a barrier at the White House. Her funeral service is planned for Tuesday morning, Oct. 15, 2013. (AP Photo/Advanced Periodontics, File)
Posted: Tuesday, October 15, 2013 12:00 am
NEW YORK (AP) - Speakers at Miriam Carey's funeral Tuesday tried to give more insight into the person widely known as the young woman killed by police in Washington after she tried to ram her car through a White House barrier.
The 34-year-old single mother was a generous, loving sister - one of five - who was a passionate, fun-loving cook making meals for an extended family in Brooklyn that she considered the most important part of her life, Amy Carey-Jones, one of her sisters, told mourners.
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Tuesday, October 15, 2013 12:00 am.