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Patrick Swayze Died|Funeral-Latest in 09Summer of deathYour funeral Guy

15 Sep
Patrick Swayze has died Funeral rrrangements not finalized

Patrick Swayze has died Funeral arrangements not finalized

1969 was the summer of love. Forty years later we are coming to the end  Death Summer09 with late comer  Patrick Swayze also known as the “dirty dancer”. He  is the latest victim of the 2009 death summer.. The 2009 summer death saga plans to, will end on September 21st 2009.

Summer 2009 Deaths

May, Jack Kemp, Dom DeLuise, Chuck Daly.
June: Ed McMahon, , Michael Jackson, Farrah Fawcett, Billy Mays, David Carradine
July: Karl Malden, Steve McNair, Robert McNamara, , Walter Cronkite, Frank McCourt, , Gidget the Chihuahua.
August: John Hughes, Les Paul, Eunice Kennedy Shriver, Robert Novak, Senator Edward Kennedy.
September: Patrick Swayze

There are no  Patrick Swayze Funeral arrangements or plans at this time.

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Walter Cronkite Funeral Memorial Service|Live Video-YourFuneralGuy

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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Walter Cronkite |Funeral arrangement, Memorial service-yourfuneralguy

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.

Three popular online memorials For Walter Cronkite

And that's the way it was.

And that's the way it was.

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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Three popular online memorials For Walter Cronkite

Walter Cronkite Funeral|Family Requests Donations|Link-YourFuneralGuy

19 Jul
The Walter Cronkite Family has requested, in lieu of flowers that donations go to a specific charity.

The Walter Cronkite Family has requested, in lieu of flowers that donations go to a specific charity.

The Walter and Betsy Cronkite Children have requested that Donations be made in lieu of of flowers. This is a common practice at funerals.

The Fund they would like you to make a donation to is called “The Walter and Betsy Cronkite Fund for Fair Play”.

Here is the link where the Cronkite Children would like a donation to be made

This fund has been set up by the Walter and Betsy Cronkite Foundation through the Austin CommunityFoundation.com. It is called “The Walter and Betsy Cronkite Fund for Fair Play”.

From AustinCommunityFoundation.com:

The Walter and Betsy Cronkite Fund for Fair Play was established by the Cronkite’s children to honor the lives of their parents. Betsy and Walter Cronkite were two extraordinary individuals. Many know Walter Cronkite as the man who delivered the news of the day as the anchor of the CBS evening news from 1962-1981.”

Donations to a Charity to honor a loved one is often requested instead of sending flowers.

Walter Cronkite Funeral to be private. Make a donation to his Funeral Fund.

Walter Cronkite Funeral Service to be private. Make a donation to his Funeral Fund.

“In lieu of flowers” followed by a “charity name” or “donations to the family” is commonplace in obituaries. This can be helpful to your charity,charities or the family to lower funeral cost.

Be sure to make your donation to the Walter Cronkite Funeral Fund

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Walter Cronkite Pic from Wikepedia

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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