A sign sits in a makeshift memorial outside the Sandy Hook Elementary school for the victims of the December 14 shootings at the school in Sandy Hook village in Newtown

 
A sign sits in a makeshift memorial outside the Sandy Hook Elementary school for the victims of the December 14 shootings at the school in Sandy Hook village in Newtown
A sign sits in a makeshift memorial outside the Sandy Hook Elementary school for the victims of the December 14 shootings at the school in Sandy Hook village in Newtown, Connecticut, December 19, 2012. Six funerals for victims of the shootings were being held Wednesday in the Newtown area. REUTERS/Mike Segar