Funeral Preliminaries

President Reagan’s body was taken from the Capitol Rotunda where it had been lying in state to the National Cathedral for a funeral… read more

President Reagan’s body was taken from the Capitol Rotunda where it had been lying in state to the National Cathedral for a funeral service.

Mrs. Nancy Reagan kissed the casket before it was removed from the Capitol Rotunda and the Reagan family accompanied the motorcade to the cathedral. Inside the cathedral guests assembled and the musical portion of the service began, including the singing of “Ave Maria.” The program concludes with the family following the casket into the cathedral. close

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Funeral Preliminaries

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Program ID:
182225-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Ceremony
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jun 11, 2004

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  • Jun 11, 2004 | 10:05am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jun 11, 2004 | 4:31pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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