The ceremonies in connection with the death of Senator John McCain, who died Saturday after a long struggle with brain cancer, will be held in Arizona and Washington.
The coffin of McCain will be put up to bid farewell to the Capitol of Arizona, where on Wednesday will be a closed ceremony. On this day, the Senator would have turned 82 years old. Also with the deceased can say goodbye to ordinary citizens.
Thursday closed memorial service will be held in the Baptist Church of Phoenix.
On Friday, the coffin of McCain will be exhibited in the Capitol in Washington, where he will also be able to pay tribute to members of the public.
McCain will be the 13th Senator, whose body will be exposed for farewell in the rotunda of the Capitol. According to the Architectural service of the Capitol-an honor awarded “the most outstanding citizens.”
On Saturday a memorial service will be held at the Washington National Cathedral. It is expected that with the funeral speeches will be made by former presidents Barack Obama and George W. Bush.
In the apparatus of McCain announced that Baptist Church in Phoenix and the National Cathedral will be broadcast live.
McCain will be buried in the cemetery of the Military-the U.S. naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland, near the river Severn, near his best friend at the Academy, Admiral Chuck Larson.
Words of condolence
Compatriots and foreign politicians remember Senator McCain, Vietnam war hero and presidential candidate in 2008, as a courageous man and patriot, who served his country.
The President of the United States Donald trump tweeted: “My deepest condolences and respect to the family of Senator John McCain. Our hearts and prayers are with you!”