|Hundreds bid fond farewell to George McGovern|
|Friday, 26 October 2012 12:03|
Former Sen. Tom Daschle says, "When George accepted his party's nomination, he offered this benediction: 'May God grant each of us the wisdom to cherish this good land and meet the great challenge that beckons us all home.' Now that he's beckoned home, we will always be grateful for the ways that through his life, through his work and through his vision, George lifted us higher in achieving that challenge."
Today's service capped two days of remembrances for the South Dakota Democrat.McGovern will be buried in a private ceremony in Washington.