George H.W. Bush's funeral and memorial services plan

George H.W. Bush arrives on the field to do the coin toss ahead of the start of Super Bowl LI between the

George H.W. Bush arrives on the field to do the coin toss ahead of the start of Super Bowl LI between the

Flags statewide have been ordered to half-staff in honor of former President George H W Bush, who passed away late Friday evening.

On Monday, members of both the House and Senate will attend an arrival ceremony held at the U.S. Capitol at 4:45 p.m. EST.

President Donald Trump designated Wednesday as a national day of mourning, the White House said.

Specific times and more details for Bush's funeral and memorial services will be announced at a later time, according to a statement released by Bush's spokesman, Jim McGrath.

On Wednesday, family and friends will gather at the National Cathedral in Washington, DC, for an 11 a.m. ET memorial service.

Bush will be taken to his home of Houston, where he'll lie in repose at St. Martin's Episcopal Church in Houston, from 7:45 p.m. ET on Wednesday until 7 a.m. ET on Thursday.

"He was preceded in death by his wife of 73 years, Barbara; his second child Pauline "Robin" Bush; and his brothers Prescott and William or "Bucky" Bush".

To honor the former president, the global nonprofit Points of Light, founded by Bush, invited the public to celebrate Bush by giving a day of service in his memory.

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