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24 Awkward Funeral Moments That Will Make You Go OMG
Funerals are both a time to grieve and a time to celebrate the life of the recently departed. It's a ceremony that typically takes on a serious tone remembering the life of a loved one. But even with the planning and preparation that goes into a funeral, there are some moments that are simply out of control. Follow along as these 24 people describe the moment things got awkward while attending a funeral.

In a time of grieving, there are shocking things that happen that are simply out of our control.

1
There was a minute of silence and I was holding my 1 year old sister cause my mom had gone to the bathroom. My sister farted like a grown ass man then laughed. Everyone stared at us...

Phone calls that come at the worst time.

2
My phone rang in a funeral....

My ringtone is Highway To Hell

Having a loved one relive the moment.

3
When my Great-Grandmother died, her husband had severe dementia, so he would hang out by her coffin and loudly announce that she was dead about every 10 minutes.

Awkward.

4
I was standing next To my dad thanking people that had come for my grand mother funeral And someone told my dad he was lucky to have me as a wife. 
...
5
I was asked if I was pregnant while attending my grandfathers funeral... I'm just fat.
6
Not to me, but my cousin was setting up a slideshow on a huge TV of our grandmother at her wake. He accidentally pulled up a picture of him hunting, holding up a deer he just killed.
7
Me and my brother were holding my uncle's casket, he was talking shit so I went to fight him and dropped the casket. Forgot I was holding it.
8
My brother was high at our aunts funeral. & when  he was telling us stories with her. He instead screamed. "She's not actually dead guys." And went over to the casket & tried to wake her up. Mortified

Bodily functions you can't control.

9
I had been sick for a few days and threw up all over the casket and funeral director
10
I was standing next to a window, got overheated and passed out
11
I fell asleep while my aunt was reading the obituary
12
I fainted from dehydration at my ex's mom's funeral. The pastor stopped to check on me because my head hitting the pew was so loud

Clumsiness.

13
I bumped into a pole  and almost fell, a guy behind me laughed so hard
14
When lowering the coffin into the grave, one of the men almost fell in...
15
I fell off the stage after giving the speech thing
16
At the cemetary my cousin wedged her heel between a headstone & dirt, knocking off her shoe and making her fall.We cracked up.Everyone turned & stared at us.I dropped my head & pretended to cry.
17
The priest tripped and I couldn't hold it together. I can't help it... People falling is hilarious.

A moment that catches you off guard.

18
My grandpa was in the army so when we were burying him they did the gun shots, I wasn't ready, I got scared and screamed at the first shot, everyone turned and stared at me.
19
My grandma's casket wouldn't drop into the grave, it was misaligned. My mom said "even in death she's still a stubborn ol' bitch". Caught so far off guard, so many scowls from relatives...

Young children who don't understand.

20
The heel of my shoe sank so far down in a grave I was stuck a full 10 mins and had to be pulled out. I started crying because I thought a zombie was pulling me down.....

I was 8

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