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Out of this world! Space fan gives late grandmother the ultimate send-off by scattering her ashes in SPACE

20 September 2011

Stardust Ashes

By Anna Edwards
A space fan gave his late grandmother a cosmic send-off by scattering her ashes at the edge of space. Chester Mojay-Sinclare, 22, placed Pat Sinclare’s remains into a mini urn and attached it to a meteorological balloon which he floated 100,000ft above East Anglia.

A mechanism then released the ashes into the stratosphere - where they instantly dissipated into the jet stream and left his beloved grandmother's remains floating above the Earth.

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