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A child that commits suicide (R"L) — losing certain merits

A person who kills himself (R"L) as far as I know loses certain zechuyos (merits) in terms of their kavurah (burial) and other dinim (rules. See here for more). Is the same true if it was a katan ...
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Childrens' Tombstones

Why are childrens' tombstones smaller than those of adults?
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Burial of Children

Why is it customary to bury children on the outskirts or in a separate section of the cemetery?