South African Man Buried in his favourite Benz According To His Last Wish

A South African man has proven how much he loved his car and opted to be buried inside. His wish was finally granted when he passed away.

Instead of the traditional coffin, normally used for burials, the grandad from Eastern Cape, South Africa was buried in his car with a safety belt on.

His wish was made known two years ago when he described to his family how he wanted to be buried obviously shocking them.

Pitso, who was 72 years old at the time, had bought himself a 1980s E500 Mercedes Benz adding to a fleet of Mercedes Benz that he owned.

Pitso’s niece Sefora (Pitso), 49, confirmed how shocked they were when he revealed how he wanted to be buried.

The village of Jozanashoek in Sterkspruit, Eastern Cape, where Pitso was a chief, came to a standstill on Saturday as they paid their last respects to the chief as he sat in state in his Mercedes Benz.

Villagers watched in awe as Pitso in his car, was finally laid to rest.

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