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Family Holds Funeral For Toddler Killed In Alligator Attack At Disney World Resort & Sets Up Foundation In His Memory

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R.I.P.

Lane Graves has been laid to rest.

On Tuesday, the family of the toddler who was horrifically attacked and tragically killed by an alligator at Disney World's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa buried their little boy.

Related: Neighbors Pay Tribute As Lane's Family Returns Home

Matt and Melissa Graves held a private funeral for the two-year-old at 11 a.m. at St. Patrick's Church in Elkhorn, Nebraska, and laid him to rest at Resurrection Cemetery after the service.

As the grieving parents mourned the untimely loss of their son, they also established the Lane Thomas Foundation in his honor.

Matt and Melissa revealed on the organization's website that they want some good to come out of this terrible tragedy, writing:

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EXCLUSIVE! Bizaardvark Is Disney Channel's Answer To The Lonely Island… AND WE LOVE IT! Get Your First Listen To The Comeback Song!

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Could this be Disney Channel's next hit series?!

While Disney is usually on the cutting edge of children's programming, their current lineup leaves a bit to be desired in today's world of social media celebs and YouTube stars.

Luckily, Bizaardvark – a clever portmanteau on Bizarre and Aardvark — is here to be that awkward, nerdy voice for this generation!

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Madison Hu and Olivia Rodrigo are basically the latest incarnation of The Lonely Island, so we're very happy to exclusively debut the music video for their adorably catchy The Comeback Song!

Come July 10, Madison and Olivia — along with Vine star Jake Paul, DeVore Ledridge, and Ethan Wacker — will show off a new episode of their sitcom, with a brand-new song on Sundays at 8:30 p.m. EST.

But you can catch the premiere of Bizaardvark at a special time after Adventures in Babysitting this Friday at 9:45 p.m. EST on Disney Channel!

Ch-ch-check out our exclusive sneak peek of Bizaardvark (above)!!!

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Family Of 2-Year-Old Killed By Alligator At Disney World Announces Funeral Plans

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Last week tragedy struck Walt Disney World resort in Orlando, Florida when two-year-old Lane Graves was attacked by an alligator, dragged into a lagoon, and killed in front of his parents Matt Graves and Melissa Graves.

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After the body was discovered and the family released a statement, neighbors began to honor the late child with a beautiful tribute on his street.

Well now it's sadly time for the Graves family to pay their respects to their son as they recently announced Lane will be buried on Tuesday. The service will be held at St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Elkhorn, Nebraska with both a rosary prayer service and wake being held prior on Sunday night and Monday respectively.

Seeing as how this was such a high profile case, there will be no cameras, cell phones, or other recording devices at the funeral "out of respect for the family."

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The Nebraskan family released a statement over the weekend regarding the service, saying:

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Finding Dory Wins The Weekend At The Box Office And Sets An All-Time Record In The Process!

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Now that's how you make an entrance!

Finding Dory dominated the box office this weekend — which was more or less expected.

But what NOBODY expected was just how much money it racked up. We're talking Biggest. Animated. Opening. Ever!!!

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That's right — the sequel to Finding Nemo set an ALL-TIME box office record for an animated film's opening weekend when it pulled in $136.2 million over the last couple days in theaters!!

That total absolutely blows by the previous record holder, Shrek The Third, which did $121.6 million back in '07.

It also blows by Toy Story 3 — which had previously been Pixar's highest-grossing animated film on an opening weekend when it did

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Parents Of Toddler Killed By Alligator At Disney Release Statement: 'We Need To Lay Our Son To Rest'

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We can't even imagine what this family is going through.

Melissa and Matt Graves, the parents of the young boy Lane who was tragically killed by an alligator while on vacation in Orlando at Disney World's Floridian Resort & Spa, have released a new statement on the tragedy.

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The parents, who published the statement on their Nebraska church's website, said in full:

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Disney's Grand Floridian Resort Fences Off Lagoon After Toddler Was Killed In Alligator Attack

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Disney is taking action.

Disney has already spoken out about the devastating alligator attack that killed a two-year-old child. But now the company is finally taking action.

On Tuesday, young Lane Graves was snatched by the reptile while walking with his parents along the lagoon at Disney World's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa.

Related: Lane's Neighbors Pay Tribute By Decorating Their Street

Tragically, the toddler's body was recovered the next day, and the autopsy revealed that he died from a combination of drowning and traumatic injuries.

And now, the resort is taking measures to make sure this terrible tragedy never happens again.

On Friday, photos surfaced on Twitter (above), showing that construction workers are putting a fence around the water's edge.

Check out more pictures (below):

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