Published: Tue, December 04, 2018
Markets | By Otis Pena

Days of Events Honoring Former President George HW Bush

Days of Events Honoring Former President George HW Bush

He will be honored during several private and public events in Houston and Washington before he is buried in Texas next to his wife, Barbara, and their young daughter Robin, who died in 1953.

'The entire Bush family is deeply grateful for the 41's life and love, for the compassion of those who have cared and prayed for Dad, and for the condolences of our friends and fellow citizens'.

After Bush's funeral ceremonies are over, Sully will join the facility dog program at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Md., reported TV station KTRK in Houston.

Bush spokesman Jim McGrath tweeted Monday that Bush will be laid to rest wearing gray socks honoring his days as a naval aviator.

After Bush's casket's arrival at Joint Base Andrews in suburban Maryland, it will be transported to the US Capitol, where Bush will lie in state in the Rotunda until Wednesday morning, when a state funeral will be held at the National Cathedral. His body will be transported by motorcade to St. Martin's Episcopal Church, where he and his wife regularly worshipped.

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President George H.W. Bush's loyal companion remained by his side Sunday night - his service dog, Sully, keeping watch until the very end. and beyond. Mulroney was prime minister from 1984 to 1993; Bush was president from 1989 to 1993.

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Bush will then be returned to Houston for burial Thursday at his presidential library at Texas A&M University. He died Friday in Houston at age 94. The couple was married for 73 years, longer than any other USA presidential couple.

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