Details on Cardinal George’s funeral procession released

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CHICAGO — Visitation begins tomorrow for Cardinal Francis George. The funeral will be held on Thursday. Details on the funeral procession were released today.

It will leave Holy Name Cathedral and head to St. Pascal, Cardinal George’s boyhood church in Portage Park.

From there, the procession heads to All Saints Cemetery in Des Plaines, where Cardinal George will be buried in the family plot.

Police are planning to close part of River Road, outside the cemetery, when the procession arrives. Expect delays in the area.

The funeral Mass on Thursday is not open to the public.


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