August 31, 2012
Al Behrman photo

Astronaut Gene Cernan, right, pats Shane DiGiovanna on the back as he is introduced, Friday, Aug. 31, 2012, during a news conference at Children’s Hospital in Cincinnati. DiGiovanna, who has a rare connective disease, is a patient at the hospital. Cernan and astronaut Jim Lovell were launching the Neil Armstrong New Frontiers Initiative, a children’s health fund in memory of Armstrong being put in place at the hospital. Private services for Armstrong are being held in Cincinnati Friday.

Al Behrman photo

Astronauts Jim Lovell, left, and Gene Cernan, right, talk with Shane DiGiovanna, Friday, Aug. 31, 2012, at Children’s Hospital in Cincinnati. DiGiovanna, who has a rare connective disease, is a patient at the hospital. Lovell and Cernan were launching the Neil Armstrong New Frontiers Initiative, a children’s health fund in memory of Armstrong being put in place at the hospital. Private services for Armstrong are being held in Cincinnati Friday.

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FILE - This July 20, 1969 file photo provided by NASA shows Neil Armstrong. Lunar pioneers plan to attend a private service in Ohio for astronaut Neil Armstrong, Friday Aug. 31, 2012 following an event to announce a children’s health fund in his honor.