How to Watch George H.W. Bush's Funeral in Houston

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From Town & Country

The family of late president George H. W. Bush has worked with the Department of Defense to coordinate several days of memorial services this week. Bush, who served as the 41st president of the United States, passed away on November 30, 2018 at the age of 94. The sad news was announced via a statement from his son, former president George W. Bush.

"Jeb, Neil, Marvin, Doro, and I are saddened to announce that after 94 remarkable years, our dear Dad has died," reads the message. "George H. W. Bush was a man of the highest character and the best dad a son or daughter could ask for. The entire Bush family is deeply grateful for 41's life and love, for the compassion of those who have cared and prayed for Dad, and for the condolences of our family and fellow citizens."

The services began in earnest on Monday morning, and will continue through late Thursday afternoon.

Today, another funeral takes place in Houston. Watch it here:

Wednesday's funeral service at the Washington National Cathedral can be streamed below:

From Monday night until Wednesday morning, Bush's remains lay in state in the U.S. Capitol Rotunda. Watch two standout moments, with Bob Dole and the late president's service dog Sully, here:

Vice President Pence, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, and Speaker of the House Paul Ryan delivered remarks at the short U.S. Capitol ceremony on Monday. Watch those speeches in this video, which begins with the arrival of the casket in Maryland:

The former president's remains left Houston at Ellington Field Monday morning, following a departure ceremony and motorcade. Watch below:

There are more services to come.

Later today, Bush's remains will be interred at the George Bush Presidential Library and Museum, near his wife Barbara and their daughter Robin. As livestreams become available, we'll continue to include them here.

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