Julia and Mary Wilkinson spent three hours playing tourist in the historic Fisherman’s Wharf area of San Francisco, then returned to their rental car to find Joe Wilkinson’s ashes had been stolen.
Julia and Mary Wilkinson spent three hours playing tourist in the historic Fisherman’s Wharf area of San Francisco, then returned to their rental car to find Joe Wilkinson’s ashes had been stolen. Manny Crisostomo mcrisostomo@sacbee.com
Julia and Mary Wilkinson spent three hours playing tourist in the historic Fisherman’s Wharf area of San Francisco, then returned to their rental car to find Joe Wilkinson’s ashes had been stolen. Manny Crisostomo mcrisostomo@sacbee.com

A man’s ashes were stolen from his family’s rental car. It took a miracle to get them back.

April 17, 2017 09:53 AM

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