Funerals and memorials for slain Orlando victims

A gunman, Omar Mateen, wielding an assault-type rifle and a handgun, opened fire inside a crowded gay nightclub in Orlando, Fla., early Sunday, June 12, 2016, 49 people and wounding 53 others in the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history. (AP)

Families of those victims buried their loved ones in the days that followed.

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Victims of the the Orlando nightclub attack

All 49 victims killed in a mass shooting at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Fla., on June 12, 2016. (Photo combination: Yahoo News, Photos: Reuters/AP, Facebook)

Funerals and memorials for slain Orlando victims

Relatives and friends of Joel Rayon Paniagua, one of the victims of the shooting at the Pulse night club in Orlando, carry his coffin while arriving to a cemetery for his funeral in Cordoba, in Veracruz state, Mexico, June 24, 2016. (REUTERS/Oscar Martinez)

Funerals and memorials for slain Orlando victims

Relatives of Joel Rayon Paniagua, one of the victims of the shooting at the Pulse night club in Orlando, mourn over his coffin during his funeral at a cemetery in Cordoba, in Veracruz state, Mexico, June 24, 2016. (REUTERS/Oscar Martinez)

Funerals and memorials for slain Orlando victims

Family and friends of Xavier Emmanuel Serrano Rosado, one of the victims of the shooting at the Pulse night club in Orlando, attend his funeral in his hometown of Ponce, Puerto Rico, June 24, 2016. (REUTERS/Alvin Baez)

Funerals and memorials for slain Orlando victims

Friends of Jonathan Camuy, one of the victims of the shooting at the Pulse night club in Orlando, embrace during his funeral in his hometown of Camuy, Puerto Rico, June 22, 2016. The shirt reads, “We will always remember you Jonathan”. (REUTERS/Alvin Baez)

Funerals and memorials for slain Orlando victims

A worker at Cardinal Casket Co. trims a piece of embroidery for a casket before the funeral of Pulse night club shooting victim Eddie Justice in Orlando, Florida, U.S., June 21, 2016. (REUTERS/Carlo Allegri)

Funerals and memorials for slain Orlando victims

The funeral procession of Miguel Angel Honorato heads up South Orange Blossom Trail after departing St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, in Apopka, Fla., north of Orlando, Tuesday, June 21, 2016. (Joe Burbank/Orlando Sentinel via AP)

Funerals and memorials for slain Orlando victims

Friends and family attend the funeral for Franky Jimmy De Jesus Velazquez, one of the victims of the shooting at the Pulse night club in Orlando, in his hometown of Caguas, Puerto Rico, June 21, 2016. (REUTERS/Alvin Baez)

Funerals and memorials for slain Orlando victims

Friends and family release doves and balloons during the funeral for Franky Jimmy De Jesus Velazquez, one of the victims of the shooting at the Pulse night club in Orlando, in his hometown of Caguas, Puerto Rico, June 21, 2016. (REUTERS/Alvin Baez)

Funerals and memorials for slain Orlando victims

From left, Michael Marquez, Isaiah Henderson and Robert Presley, sons of Pulse shooting victim Brenda Lee Marquez McCool, grieve during her funeral at First United Methodist Church in downtown Orlando, Fla., on June 20, 2016. (Joe Burbank/Orlando Sentinel via AP)

Funerals and memorials for slain Orlando victims

Pallbearers carry the casket as the family leaves the funeral of Pulse shooting victim Brenda Lee Marquez McCool at First United Methodist Church in downtown Orlando, Fla., on June 20, 2016. (Joe Burbank/Orlando Sentinel via AP)

Funerals and memorials for slain Orlando victims

Friends of Juan Carlos Nieves Rodriguez, one of the victims of the shooting at the Pulse night club in Orlando, Fla., outside the funeral parlor at his hometown of Caguas, Puerto Rico, June 20, 2016. (Reuters/Alvin Baez)

Funerals and memorials for slain Orlando victims

Friends of Juan Carlos Nieves Rodriguez, one of the victims of the shooting at the Pulse night club in Orlando, Fla., are seen through a window of the hearse that will transport Nieves’ body to the cemetery, outside the funeral parlor at his hometown of Caguas, Puerto Rico, June 20, 2016. (Reuters/Alvin Baez)

Funerals and memorials for slain Orlando victims

The procession with the casket of Christopher Andrew Leinonen, one of the victims of the Pulse nightclub mass shooting, enters the Cathedral Church of St. Luke for his funeral service Saturday, June 18, 2016, in Orlando. Fla. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

Funerals and memorials for slain Orlando victims

A rainbow-colored rose decorates the lapel of a mourner following the funeral service for Christopher Andrew Leinonen, one of the victims of the Pulse nightclub mass shooting, outside the Cathedral Church of St. Luke Saturday, June 18, 2016, in Orlando, Fla.. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

Funerals and memorials for slain Orlando victims

A mourner looks through a program before the funeral service for Christopher Andrew Leinonen, one of the victims of the Pulse nightclub mass shooting, at the Cathedral Church of St. Luke, June 18, 2016, in Orlando, Fla.. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

Funerals and memorials for slain Orlando victims

Family and friends carry the coffin of Angel Candelario, one of the victims of the shooting at the Pulse night club in Orlando, covered with a American flag during his funeral at his hometown of Guanica, Puerto Rico, June 18, 2016. (Reuters/Alvin Baez)

Funerals and memorials for slain Orlando victims

Family and friends attend the funeral of Angel Candelario, one of the victims of the shooting at the Pulse night club in Orlando, Fla., at his hometown of Guanica, Puerto Rico, June 18, 2016. (Reuters/Alvin Baez)

Funerals and memorials for slain Orlando victims

Lucyvette Padro grieves during the burial of her son Angel Candelario Padro, a 28-year-old nurse and National Guard member, as he is laid to rest at the Guanica municipal cemetery in Puerto Rico, June 18, 2016. (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti)

Funerals and memorials for slain Orlando victims

Balloons are released as friends and family attend the burial of Frank Hernandez at Highland Memorial Park in Weslaco, Texas, June 18, 2016. (Joel Martinez/The Monitor via AP)

Funerals and memorials for slain Orlando victims

Esmeralda Leal, mother of Frank Hernandez, lays a white rose on the casket of her son as friends and family attend the burial at Highland Memorial Park in Weslaco, Texas, June 18, 2016. (Joel Martinez/The Monitor via AP)

Funerals and memorials for slain Orlando victims

People hug as they arrive for the funeral of Peter Gonzalez-Cruz and Gilberto Ramon Silva Menendez, both victims of the shooting at Pulse night club in Orlando on June 17, 2016. (Reuters/Carlo Allegri)

Funerals and memorials for slain Orlando victims

Mourners embrace outside the visitation for a Pulse nightclub shooting victim, Javier Jorge-Reyes, in Orlando. (Photo: David Goldman/AP)

Funerals and memorials for slain Orlando victims

Mourners carry flowers into the visitation for Pulse nightclub shooting victim Javier Jorge-Reyes, in Orlando. (Photo: David Goldman/AP)

Funerals and memorials for slain Orlando victims

A mourner stands outside the funeral service for Kimberly Morris, one of the victims of the Pulse nightclub mass shooting, in Kissimmee, Fla. (Photo: David Goldman/AP)

Funerals and memorials for slain Orlando victims

Two mourners embrace ahead of the funeral of Kimberly Morris in Kissimmee, Fla. (Photo: Carlo Allegri/Reuters)

Funerals and memorials for slain Orlando victims

Mourners embrace before the funeral service for Kimberly Morris, one of the victims of the Pulse nightclub mass shooting, in Kissimmee, Fla. (Photo: David Goldman/AP)

Funerals and memorials for slain Orlando victims

Maria de los Angeles, the mother of Eric Ivan Ortiz-Rivera, one of the victims of the shooting at the Pulse night club in Orlando, displays a photo of her son at his wake in Kissimmee, Florida, on June 16, 2016. (Photo: Carlo Allegri/Reuters)

Funerals and memorials for slain Orlando victims

The guestbook of Eric Ivan Ortiz-Rivera, one of the victims of the shooting at the Pulse night club in Orlando, is pictured at his wake in Kissimmee, Florida, on June 16, 2016. (Photo: Carlo Allegri/Reuters)

Funerals and memorials for slain Orlando victims

Mourners embrace outside the funeral service for Anthony Luis Laureano Disla, one of the victims of the Pulse nightclub mass shooting, on June 17, 2016, in Orlando. (Photo: John Raoux/AP)

Funerals and memorials for slain Orlando victims

Kelly Greenwood, co-owner of Cardinal Casket Company, inspects a casket painted in the colors of the University of Miami for a victim of the Pulse nightclub shooting who was also a fan of the university in Orlando. “It hits you, it hits everyone here,” said Greenwood, who lost a friend in the shooting. “I feel proud knowing that I made something for my friend’s mother that will be with them the last time their family sees him.” The locally owned company has so far received 23 orders for caskets before the funerals for the victims. (Photo: David Goldman/AP)