US skier Hilaree Nelson given Sherpa cremation after death in Himalayas

Friends and family fly in and Buddhist monks light pyre at funeral in Nepal of extreme skierA famed extreme skier from the United States who was killed after falling from one of the world’s tallest mountains was on Sunday given a traditional funeral at a Sherpa cremation ground. Buddhist monks officiated at a ceremony attended by family, friends and government officials. Continue reading...

US skier Hilaree Nelson given Sherpa cremation after death in Himalayas

Friends and family fly in and Buddhist monks light pyre at funeral in Nepal of extreme skier

A famed extreme skier from the United States who was killed after falling from one of the world’s tallest mountains was on Sunday given a traditional funeral at a Sherpa cremation ground.

Buddhist monks officiated at a ceremony attended by family, friends and government officials.

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