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Details on Services for John D. Dingell

Washington, February 8, 2019
DEARBORN, MI — Below, please find information on services for John D. Dingell in Michigan. Media logistics will be forthcoming for both Michigan and Washington services and events.

On Monday, February 11, 2019, from 11:00 am to 8:00 pm, a visitation will be held at the Ford Community and Performing Arts Center at 15801 Michigan Avenue, Dearborn, MI 48126. This event is open to the public.

On Tuesday, February 12, 2019, at 11:00 am, a funeral mass will be held at Church of the Divine Child, 1055 North Silvery Lane, Dearborn, MI 48128. This event is open to the public.

At Tuesday’s service in Michigan, speakers will include:
  • The Honorable Joseph R. Biden Jr.
  • The Honorable John Lewis
  • The Honorable Fred Upton
Pallbearers at Tuesday’s service will include former staff of Mr. Dingell.

On Tuesday, February 12, 2019, a motorcade carrying Mr. Dingell’s casket will be driven past the United States Capitol on the East Plaza. Exact timing to be announced later. The public is welcome to view the motorcade from the east lawn of the Capitol.

On Thursday, February 14, 2019, at 10:30 am, a funeral mass will be held at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, 3513 N Street NW, Washington, DC 20007. This event is open to the public. A reception at Georgetown University will follow the service with further details to come.

At Thursday’s service in Washington, speakers will include:
  • The Honorable Bill Clinton
  • The Honorable Steny Hoyer
  • The Honorable John Boehner
Pallbearers at Thursday’s service will include former members of Congress and colleagues of Mr. Dingell.

Former Congressman John D. Dingell, a WWII-era veteran of the Army, will be interred at Arlington National Cemetery.

More information will be released as it is available.

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