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The Funeral of Former President Ronald Reagan
Friday, Jun. 11, 2004; 1:31 PM

With hymns, prayers and eulogies, the nation bade farewell to Ronald Reagan Friday in a state funeral attended by U.S. and world leaders in Washington's National Cathedral. The body of the former president was taken by motorcade to Andrews Air Force Base outside of Washington and began the journey to California.

Edited excerpts from the funeral include:

Sandra Day O'Connor Supreme Court Associate Justice

Margaret Thatcher, former prime minister of Great Britain
Thatcher Delivers Eulogy

Brian Mulroney, former prime minister of Canada
Mulroney Delivers Eulogy

George H.W. Bush, former president of the United States
Bush Delivers Eulogy

George W. Bush, President of the United States
President Delivers Eulogy

Former Senator John Danforth, Episcopal Minister

Video: Nation's Capital Bids Reagan a Somber Farewell

Photo Gallery: A Final Salute


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Video: Associated Press
Edited by: Chet Rhodes / washingtonpost.com

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