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Ford remains leave Capitol for final time

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Funeral services were held in the cathedral for former presidents Eisenhower in 1969 and Reagan in 2004, and ex-President Wilson is buried there.

At the service, Ford received tributes from President Bush, who designated today as a national day of mourning, along with former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger, the first President Bush and NBC newsman Tom Brokaw.

Two of Ford’s children participated in the service, with Jack Ford reading from the Prophet Isaiah and Susan Ford Bales reading from the Book of James.

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