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Johnny Fairchild, the popular Santa Barbara disc jockey during the rock n' roll 1950s and 60s. His wake was held at EJ's (Old Joe's Cafe) @ 512 State St.

Sir Winston Churchill died on 24th January 1965. He was accorded a State Funeral. Here his coffin is borne along Whitehall past The Cenotaph towards his funeral service in St Paul's Cathedral on 30th January 1965.

I have to say this is one of the beautiful post Mortem photos I have seen yet. Photo by Alice M. Boughton, ~ 1910... The woman on the left is deceased while the woman on the right looks to be holding her. They look to be sisters. & http://www.pinterest.com/pin/34128909650259701/

Proclamation: Day of Mourning for the funeral service held (Feb 2, 1901) for Queen Victoria at St George's Chapel, Windsor.

July 12, 2011 "Chuck Kennedy covered the funeral of former First Lady Betty Ford at St. Margaret's Episcopal Church in Palm Desert, Calif. In attendance were three former First Ladies as well as the current First Lady, all shown here backstage, from left: Nancy Reagan, Hillary Rodham Clinton, Rosalynn Carter and Michelle Obama." (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy)

Fascinators and pearls are order of the day as Katherine Jenkins, Joan Collins, Duchess of York and Shirley Bassey attend Baroness Thatcher's funeral in St Paul's Cathedral

The coffin of British former prime minster Margaret Thatcher rests in the Crypt Chapel of St Mary Undercroft beneath the Houses of Parliament on Tuesday night.