The List of Speakers and Pallbearers at McCain’s Funeral The List of Speakers and Pallbearers at McCain’s Funeral – NTK Network

The List of Speakers and Pallbearers at McCain’s Funeral

A number of global and national icons will attend the senator's funeral in Washington, D.C. He will be interred in Annapolis, Maryland.

By NTK Staff | 08.29.2018 @4:50pm
The List of Speakers and Pallbearers at McCain’s Funeral

Friends, family, and fellow patriots will mark the life of Sen. John McCain at the National Cathedral on Saturday, before the war hero’s body is interred at the Naval Academy in Annapolis, MD.

A number of notable U.S. and global figures will participate in the two ceremonies. Here are the leaders (in addition to family) who will attend and honor McCain’s life and service.

Washington D.C. Ceremony

Speakers:

  • President Bush
  • President Obama
  • Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC)
  • Fmr. Sen. Joe Lieberman (I-CT)
  • Fmr. Sen. Kelly Ayotte (R-NH)
  • Fmr. Secretary of State Henry Kissinger

Pallbearers:

  • Vice President Joe Biden
  • Fmr. Gov. Tom Ridge (R-PA)
  • Fmr. Secretary of Defense William Cohen
  • Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI)
  • Fmr. Sen. Gary Hart (D-CO)
  • Fmr. Sen. Russ Feingold (D-WI)
  • Fmr. Sen. Phil Gramm (R-TX)
  • Fmr. NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg
  • Russian Political Activist Vladimir Kara-Murza

Annapolis, MD Ceremony

Speakers:

  • Gen. David Petraeus

Pallbearers:

  • Secretary of Defense James Mattis

A number of military officials will join Mattis in guiding McCain’s casket, and some of the senator’s Vietnam War compatriots will also serve as pallbearers.

Sign Up

for NTK updates every week.


View Privacy Policy