BAY MINETTE, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama man whose wife disappeared off a cruise ship two weeks ago has hired an attorney to help him get a death certificate for the woman.
Sven Vilborg of Bay Minette says the first step is asking a
court for the document. Having a death certificate would let relatives of Michelle Vilborg collect on a $5,000 accidental life insurance policy her husband said she had recently taken out.
Authorities believe Michelle Vilborg went overboard from the Carnival Holiday during a cruise out of Mobile on June 15. The
Coast Guard never recovered her body from the Gulf of Mexico.
Sven Vilborg says some relatives want to have a memorial service now. He said he doesn't want to do so until the investigation is
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