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El Paso shooting

After losing his wife in a mass shooting, he invited El Pasoans to her funeral. Hundreds showed up.

The line outside the funeral stretched several blocks. “I think our community lost something and this is our community grieving together," said local state Rep. Joe Moody.

Over 500 floral were sent to Margie Reckard        s funeral at La Paz Faith Center in El Paso, Texas Friday, August, 16, 2019 from all over the world. Without much family and friends in town, Basco invited the public to his wife        s funeral and El Paso showed up in droves. His wife was one of the 22 killed in the Walmart mass shooting on August, 3. 19 El Paso Margie Reckard FuneralOver 500 floral were sent to Margie ReckardaTMs funeral at La Paz Faith Center in El Paso, Texas Friday, August, 16, 2019 from all over the world. Without much family and friends in town, Basco invited the public to his wifeaTMs funeral and El Paso showed up in droves. His wife was one of the 22 killed in the Walmart mass shooting on August, 3.

El Paso shooting

More than 20 people were killed in an Aug. 3, 2019, shooting rampage at a Walmart in El Paso. The gunman was arrested and charged with capital murder for the shooting in El Paso, which is recovering from what federal law enforcement has classified as an act of domestic terrorism. 

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Lon Shae places her hand on Margie Reckard        s casket during her funeral at La Paz Faith Center in El Paso, Texas Friday, August, 16, 2019. Without much family and friends in town, Basco invited the public to his wife        s funeral and El Paso showed up in droves. His wife was one of the 22 killed in the Walmart mass shooting on August, 3. 10 El Paso Margie Reckard FuneralLon Shae places her hand on Margie ReckardaTMs casket during her funeral at La Paz Faith Center in El Paso, Texas Friday, August, 16, 2019. Without much family and friends in town, Basco invited the public to his wifeaTMs funeral and El Paso showed up in droves. His wife was one of the 22 killed in the Walmart mass shooting on August, 3.
Antonio Basco places his hand on his wife Margie Reckard        s casket during her funeral at La Paz Faith Center in El Paso, Texas Friday, August, 16, 2019. Without much family and friends in town, Basco invited the public to his wife        s funeral and El Paso showed up in droves. His wife was one of the 22 killed in the Walmart mass shooting on August, 3. 5 El Paso Margie Reckard FuneralAntonio Basco places his hand on his wife Margie ReckardaTMs casket during her funeral at La Paz Faith Center in El Paso, Texas Friday, August, 16, 2019. Without much family and friends in town, Basco invited the public to his wifeaTMs funeral and El Paso showed up in droves. His wife was one of the 22 killed in the Walmart mass shooting on August, 3.
Antonio Basco was overwhelmed with the support of the El Paso community at his wife Margie Reckard        s funeral at La Paz Faith Center in El Paso, Texas Friday, August, 16, 2019. Without much family and friends in town, Basco invited the public to his wife        s funeral and El Paso showed up in droves. His wife was one of the 22 killed in the Walmart mass shooting on August, 3. 13 El Paso Margie Reckard FuneralAntonio Basco was overwhelmed with the support of the El Paso community at his wife Margie ReckardaTMs funeral at La Paz Faith Center in El Paso, Texas Friday, August, 16, 2019. Without much family and friends in town, Basco invited the public to his wifeaTMs funeral and El Paso showed up in droves. His wife was one of the 22 killed in the Walmart mass shooting on August, 3.

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