The images were as overwhelming as the tragedy that stunned this Somerset County town two weeks ago.
Eight identical white hearses gleaming in Saturday's sunshine in a driveway. Eight white-draped coffins lined up in an auditorium, their lids open to reveal the bodies of victims arranged from the youngest, a 6-year-old girl, on the right, to the oldest, her 36-year-old father, on the left.
A steady line of mourners wore expressions of disbelief, numbness and grief as they paid their last respects to the Todd family, a father and seven children who died of carbon monoxide poisoning as they slept.
"It's hard to grasp what has happened. Very hard," said McCain...