Visitation, funeral and burial services set for former Rep. John Dingell


    In this July 29, 2015 photo, former Rep. John Dingell, D-Mich., speaks at an event marking the 50th Anniversary of Medicare and Medicaid on Capitol Hill in Washington. A person familiar with the situation says Dingell, the longest serving member of Congress in American history, is receiving hospice care. His wife, U.S. Rep. Debbie Dingell, tweeted Wednesday morning, Feb. 6, 2019, that she was with him at their Michigan home. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

    UPDATE: Funeral services for Dingell will be held at Church of the Divine Child in Dearborn.

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    DEARBORN, Mich. -- Funeral and burial services dates have been set for former Representative John Dingell.

    Dingell passed away on Thursday at the age of 92.

    RELATED LINK: Former Michigan Rep. John Dingell dies at age 92

    According to a release, visitation will be held from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday at the Ford Community and Performing Arts Center, located at 15801 Michigan Avenue, Dearborn, MI 48126.

    A funeral mass will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, February 12 at Church of the Divine Child -- 1055 North Silvery Lane, Dearborn.

    A motorcade carrying Mr. Dingell’s casket will be driven past the United States Capitol on the East Plaza.

    Exact timing to be announced later. The public is welcome to view the motorcade from the east lawn of the Capitol.

    The visitation and funeral mass are both open to the public.

    A funeral service will be held in Washington, D.C.

    Dingell, a WWII-era veteran of the Army, will be interred at Arlington National Cemetery.

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