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A funeral service was held for Baby Angel, a newborn baby found dead in the Miss

Baby found in Mississippi River is laid to rest


WINONA, Minn. (AP) — A baby girl whose body was found in the Mississippi River last summer has been laid to rest.

A Post-Bulletin of Rochester report ( ) says about 200 people filled a Winona church on Saturday to memorialize the girl. Authorities have called her "Baby Angel" because her body was wrapped in bags that also contained an angel figurine.

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