John Glenn Laid To Rest At Arlington


John Glenn laid to rest at Arlington

John Glenn laid to rest at Arlington
By JESSICA WEHRMAN GateHouse Ohio Media Published: April 7, 2017 3:00 AM

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ARLINGTON, Va. — Former Sen. John Glenn now rests in the same earth that he once marveled at from a tiny window inside the Friendship 7 in 1962.
Glenn, who died December 8 at 95, was interred at Arlington National Cemetery Thursday in a small private ceremony with family and close friends, months after thousands visited him as he laid in state in the Ohio Capitol.
On a rain-drenched spring day with the trees beginning to bloom, a horse-drawn caisson carried Glenn’s flag-draped …

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