Stories tagged: memorial service
Thu., March 28, 2019, 7:30 p.m.
More than a thousand people, including hundreds of law enforcement officers, gathered Thursday at a memorial service for a Washington state sheriff’s deputy who was killed last week by a …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 1, 2018, 6:42 p.m.
John McCain’s daughter and two former presidents led a public rebuke of President Donald Trump’s divisive politics at the late senator’s memorial service Saturday in a call for a return …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 30, 2018, 9:06 p.m.
People waved American flags and campaign-style signs along the side of the road Thursday as a motorcade carrying Sen. John McCain’s body traveled from the state Capitol to a church …
UPDATED: Fri., July 13, 2018, 5:24 p.m.
A unique memorial service set for 5-year-old Garrett Matthias of central Iowa is matched only by the one-of-a-kind obituary the preschooler had a hand in authoring and that is now …
Tue., Sept. 5, 2017, 1:27 p.m.
Lewis, a familiar face on Labor Day weekend as host of the the annual telethon to benefit the Muscular Dystrophy Association, was honored by friends and family at a memorial …
UPDATED: Sun., April 9, 2017, 2:46 p.m.
The Pageant, a club where Berry often performed, opened its doors Sunday morning for a four-hour public viewing, which will be followed by a private service and celebration for the …
Sat., Dec. 31, 2016
Zsa Zsa Gabor was remembered Friday during a funeral Mass for being the epitome of Hollywood glamour, an elegant and attention-seeking actress who paved the way for future generations of …
Fri., Dec. 9, 2016, 9:23 a.m.
Thousands are expected at a memorial service to honor a Tacoma police officer who was fatally shot while responding to a domestic dispute.
Sat., Dec. 3, 2016, 11:09 p.m.
A memorial service for a Tacoma police officer who was fatally shot while responding to a domestic violence call has been scheduled for Friday.
Tue., July 12, 2016, 12:46 p.m.
DALLAS – At a memorial for slain police officers, President Barack Obama declared Tuesday that a week of deeply troubling violence has appeared to expose “the deepest fault lines of …
Wed., June 8, 2016, 9:54 p.m.
Muslim prayers over the body of Muhammad Ali will be witnessed worldwide Thursday, offering a window into a religion many outsiders know little about, but have come to scorn.
Wed., Oct. 30, 2013
WASHINGTON – In a service that contrasted the state of today’s Congress with the House of Representatives Tom Foley left nearly two decades ago, past and current political leaders extolled …
Tue., Oct. 29, 2013, 6:56 a.m.
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama has ordered that U.S. flags be flown at half-staff at all public buildings and grounds in honor of the late House Speaker Tom Foley.
Tue., July 31, 2012, 8:10 a.m.
A memorial service for a Spokane police officer killed in an off-duty motorcycle crash is set to begin today at 10 a.m. in Post Falls.
Tue., Jan. 10, 2012, 7:29 a.m.
Thousands of people are expected at today’s memorial service for Margaret Anderson, the Mount Rainier National Park ranger who was fatally shot on New Year’s Day.
Mon., Jan. 9, 2012, 7:17 a.m.
A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Pacific Lutheran University in Tacoma to celebrate the life of Mount Rainier National Park Ranger Margaret Anderson.
Thu., April 28, 2011, 8:23 p.m.
KELLOGG, Idaho – Larry “Pete” Marek was remembered Thursday as devoted family man and model miner, whose great strength made him a rock that others leaned on. Hundreds of Silver …
Thu., Jan. 28, 2010
Even before the first words were spoken, the huge crowd at a memorial service for Daniel John Fitzgerald on Wednesday quietly defined the legacy of the beloved former Gonzaga University …