Memorial service for 10-year-old Anthony Avalos
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Memorial service for 10-year-old Anthony Avalos

Victor Avalos, right, the father of Anthony Avalos, and other family members carry the boy’s casket to a waiting hearse after his funeral in Quartz Hills.

 (Irfan Khan / Los Angeles Times)

Maria Barron kisses the casket carrying her nephew, 10-year-old Anthony Avalos.

 (Irfan Khan / Los Angeles Times)

Grieving family members embrace as pallbearers bring out the casket of 10-year-old Anthony Avalos after funeral services at St. Junipero Serra Parish in Quartz Hills.

 (Irfan Khan / Los Angeles Times)

Concepcion Ramirez, left, grandmother of 10-year-old Anthony Avalos, weeps at the end of his funeral.

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Grieving family members weep as pallbearers bring out the casket of Anthony Avalos after the funeral for the 10-year-old.

 (Irfan Khan / Los Angeles Times)

Victor Avalos arrives for the funeral service for his 10-year-old son, Anthony Avalos, at St. Junipero Serra Parish in Quartz Hills. Avalos’ mother and her boyfriend have been accused in his death.

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Prosecutors say Anthony Avalos suffered at least five days of sustained torture that culminated in the 10-year-old boy’s death last month.

 (Associated Press)

Maria Barron arrives with children wearing superhero attire to attend the funeral of her nephew, 10-year-old Anthony Avalos.

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People arrive at the funeral of 10-year-old Anthony Avalos wearing superhero attire, as requested by the family.

 (Irfan Khan / Los Angeles Times)

Mourners attending the funeral for 10-year-old Anthony Avalos were asked to wear superhero costumes.

 (Irfan Khan / Los Angeles Times)
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