Toddler tossed from high-rise building by father laid to rest

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NEW YORK (PIX11) – Funeral services were held for the three-year-old tossed off a roof by his own father.

Family and friends wept as Kirill Kanarikov’s tiny casket entered an Upper East Side church Thursday

The child’s mother, Svetlana, leaned inside the casket, fixed his hair, and then kissed her son one last time.

Police say her estranged husband Dmitriy threw the child from a high rise then jumped to his death.

The couple was embroiled in a nasty custody battle over Kirill.