WANE News 15 reports Indiana Attorney General Curtis Hill’s Office announced plans to hold a memorial and graveside service at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Southlawn Cemetery and Palmer Funeral Home in South Bend.
Hill plans to speak at the service and provide an update about the investigation. In January, his office announced that poor record-keeping and the disintegration of the babies’ bodies made it impossible for each baby to be identified. The babies are believed to be from abortions between 2000 and 2003.
In September, authorities found 2,246 medically preserved remains of aborted babies stored in boxes in the former Indiana abortionist’s garage in Illinois. A few weeks later, they found 165 more babies’ remains in a vehicle stored on one of his properties. Klopfer’s family reported finding the remains shortly after he died Sept. 3. Indiana and Illinois authorities have been working together to investigate the gruesome discovery. ….