PHILADELPHIA, PA — The Philadelphia Inquirer reports some Eagles fans are bringing the ashes of their deceased loved ones with them to the Eagle Super Bowl Parade today.
One fan went so far as to scatter his grandfather’s remains along the route.
doesn't get realer than scattering your grandfather's ashes at the Eagles Super Bowl parade.
said they flew up from Tampa. pic.twitter.com/HPygzJahmD
— maurice (@tallmaurice) February 8, 2018
He wasn’t alone.
— Helen Ubiñas (@NotesFromHeL) February 4, 2018
My uncle, who was also a father figure in my life, passed away a year and a half ago. Yesterday was his birthday and he was the biggest @Eagles fan. His brother is taking a small vial of his ashes to the #EaglesParade to be spread out as they follow along. I love and miss you.
— VinnyChev (@VinnyChev) February 8, 2018