1. Farewell

    Betty Ford Funeral Held

    Betty Ford, wife of former President Gerald Ford, at the Medal of Freedom awards ceremony at the White House August 11, 1999 in Washington DC. (Photo by Dave Tracy)

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    A funeral service for Betty Ford was held on Tuesday at St. Margaret’s Episcopal Church in Palm Desert, California, the church Ford and her husband attended. Michelle Obama went to the service, along with three other first ladies and many foreign dignitaries. Ford had planned the funeral service before she died, even deciding who would deliver her eulogy.

    Read it at The Denver Post