It's what he/she would have wanted. Apparently.
And if the dead request to be buried underneath a stone replica of a 1982 Mercedes Benz 240 Diesel Limousine, or sitting bold upright, who are we, the living, to argue?
io9.com have collated a list of some of the strangest real-life graves in the World, complete with pictures and the stories behind the unusual tombstones. Life may be short, but this is still worth a moment of your time.