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9 Sep
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9.09.09-There is live video from the Walter Cronkite  Funeral Memorial Service available. You can click on the link in the post to see the service live. President Obama and President Clinton will speak at the Lincoln Center at 10:30 AM Eastern Standard time.

CLICK HERE TO SEE LIVE STREAMING VIDEO FROM CSPAN of the Memorial Service

CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE WALTER CRONKITE MEMORIAL SERVICE AT 10:30 Am Eastern for LIVE STREAMING VIDEO

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18 Aug

The Walter Cronkite Memorial Service has been scheduled. The Memorial Service is to take place on September 9, 2009 at the Lincoln Center in New York City.

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Walter Cronkite was the worlds most trusted newsman who reported the Death of President John F Kennedy, and the landing of the first man on the moon.

Walter Cronkite Memorial Service


Date: September 09,2009

Time: 10:30 AM

Place: Lincoln Center,  NYC.

Speakers:

Bill Clinton Former President.

Katie Couric, anchor and managing editor of the “CBS Evening News”

Sean McManus, president of CBS News and Sports

Leslie Moonves, CBS Corp.’s president and chief executive officer.

Performances

Jimmy Buffett

Mickey Hart,  a Grateful Dead drummer.

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Source: Politico

Walter Cronkite JFK Assassination reporting pic under the creative commons license  from flickr from

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Walter Cronkite Funeral|Pictures|Video-yourfuneralguy

23 Jul

Outside of the Church where the Walter Cronkite Funeral was held.

Outside of the Church where the Walter Cronkite Funeral was held.

Walter Cronkite’s casket was carried in to the private ceremony for family and friends about 1:30 p.m eastern time. This happened Thursday at St. Bartholomew’s Church in new York City on 7.23.09

Journalists — people from broadcast media — entered the church, including:

Connie Chung,Tom Brokaw,

Morley Safer, Bob Schieffer,

BEST VIDEO LINK HERE: AP

Cronkite eulogized as newsman, friend, father

Diane Sawyer, Dan Rather, Barbara Walters,

Brian Williams,  Charles Gibson, Matt Lauer, and Meredith Vieira.

Inside St Bartholomeo's where the walter Cronkite Funeral ws held

Inside St Bartholomew's where the Walter Cronkite Funeral was held

Many Hollywood celebs were present.

LINK TO CBS NEWS PICTURES,THEY HAVE THE RIGHTS TO THE PICS.

AS WELL AS THE VIDEO.

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Here is the link to the video when it becomes available.

The Memorial Service is yet to be scheduled.

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And that's the way it was.

And that's the way it was.

Walter Cronkite Funeral|send cards to family-yourfuneralguy

23 Jul

3733433508_ec59887789_bThe Walter Cronkite Family has revealed a place to send cards before or after Walter ‘s Funeral in New York. The address to send notes to is

“Personal notes may be sent to the Cronkite Family, c/o, St. Bartholomew’s Church 325 Park Avenue, New York, NY 10022.”-New York Times.

St. Bartholomew”s Church is the location of the Private  Funeral Taking place on 07/23.09 at 2pm. This is also the church where Walter Cronkite worshiped.

There has been no time or place for the Memorial service to take place at the Lincoln Center in New York.

St. Bartholomews Church the location of the Walter Cronkite Funeral in New York City

St. Bartholomew's Church the location of the Walter Cronkite Funeral in New York City

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The funeral will be a webcast at CBSNEWS.COM.

Cable news organizations are expected to broadcast parts of the Funeral on 07.23.09

Walter Cronkite Mosaic Memorial From Flickr under the Creative Commons License from Genista’s photostream


7.23.09 Cronkite Funeral|2pm|Webcast cbsnews.com-YourFuneralGuy

22 Jul

Walter Cronkite Funeral to be Webcast on internet

Walter Cronkite Funeral to be Webcast on internet

The Walter Cronkite Funeral will be webcast live at cbsnews.com at 2pm (eastern) on 7.23.09 . If you have the time you can view the Walter Cronkite Funeral at the CBS website. More and more folks are webcasting funerals and some funeral homes offer this service. This is a kindness shown to Walter Cronkite .

If your friends and family can not make it to a funeral, the webcast is an alternative that allows participation.

From the NewYorkTimes;

CBS News will webcast the family funeral service for the former anchorman Walter Cronkite on Thursday…

the private service will include tributes by the “60 Minutes” commentator Andy Rooney and Mr. Cronkite’s son Chip, among others.

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Revealed Walter Cronkite Funeral |Arrangements |Your Funeral Guy

18 Jul

St Barltomews Church Church New York City

St Batholomew's Church New York City location of the Walter Cronkite Funeral

Revealed here are the basic Walter Cronkite Funeral Arrangements. Walter will be buried next to his wife Betsy in Missouri. Walter will be cremated. His funeral will take place  on Thursday in New York City. There will also be a memorial service at the  Lincoln Center with the date and time to be announced.

FUNERAL: Thursday, July 23,2009 at St. Batholomew’s Church in New York City

Memorial Service:Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts.

Burial: Missouri next to wife Betsy.

Religious Service: Episcopal

Disposition: Cremation

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St. Batholomew’s Church in New York City, pic from wikepedia

Source:Examiner.com

Walter Cronkite Funeral|Light A candle for News Anchor-YourFuneralGuy

18 Jul

Join the Memorial and light a candle for Walter Cronkite

Join the Memorial and light a candle for Walter Cronkite

Now you can light a candle for the most trusted man in America, the News Anchor Walter Cronkite.The man who took the world through the  60’s, 70’s and can be memoralized on line. Perhaps you have attended a funeral and a prayer vigil where you lit a candle for someone who died.

We do have feelings for public figures who have impacted our lives. It especially important to resolve grief for these folks. It becomes especially important to share your memory and light a candle when a person has helped us through national tradegy. Go here to light a  candle and leave a memory for Walter Conkrite. You can also view his obituary at the same place.

Walter Cronkite took America through D-Day, WWII, Presidential elections, the JFK assasination, the heroism of MLK, The Vietnam War, Landing a man on the moon, and much more. Walter was a big part of our history and our lives.

Be sure to leave a memory for the most trusted man  in a America.It will do your soul good and resolve your grief.

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When funeral information, pictures, videos, arrangements, service, services,  become available we will make this information available.

Walter Cronkite 2005 Broadcast pic from flickr under the Creative Commons license from Chris Seufert’s photostream

"And that's the way it was"

"And that's the way it was"