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US News The funeral of Valéry Giscard d'Estaing will take place on Saturday morning at Authon

15:15  04 december  2020
15:15  04 december  2020 Source:   francetvinfo.fr

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Valérie Giscard d ’ Estaing , the former French president who died from coronavirus aged 94 on Wednesday, has asked for funeral ceremonies in But the French voters rejected the text in a 2005 referendum. His family said that according to his wishes the funeral ceremonies would take place in

Former French President Valery Giscard d ' Estaing -- a rumored lover of Princess Diana who was dubbed the "French Kennedy" -- has died of “In accordance with his wishes, his funeral will take place in strict privacy,” his office said. Macron said that “his death has plunged the French nation into

In accordance with his wishes, the funeral will obey the strictest family privacy, France Télévisions has learned. Thirty people in total will be able to attend.

  Les obsèques de Valéry Giscard d'Estaing auront lieu samedi matin à Authon © Provided by Franceinfo

The funeral of Valéry Giscard d'Estaing will take place at 10:30 am, Saturday 5 December, in Authon (Loir-et-Cher). They will be celebrated by the Bishop of Blois, Monsignor Jean-Pierre Batut, in the sole presence of the family of the former President of the Republic, learned the political service of France Télévisions from the diocese of Blois. Thirty people in total will be able to attend, said the prefect of Loir-et-Cher, and not seventy as initially proposed.

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The Foundation Valéry Giscard d ’ Estaing tweeted on Wednesday: “In accordance with his wishes, his funeral will take place in the strictest family intimacy.” He made one of his last public appearances on 30 September last year for the funeral of another former president, Jacques Chirac, who had been

Former French President Valery Giscard d ' Estaing passed away on Wednesday, following complications caused by COVID-19, according to his family. "This morning I pay tribute to Valéry Giscard d ' Estaing . In his heart, the destinies of France and Europe were intertwined.

In addition, a civil tribute and a religious service will be organized next week in Paris. The family of Valéry Giscard d'Estaing must give details during the day.

A European tribute

The President of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen, decided to lower the flags at half mast on Friday on all European Commission sites in the EU. As shown in this tweet from the head of the European Commission representation in France, Baudouin Baudru.

In tribute to the great European that was Valéry Giscard d'Estaing, President @vonderleyen has today decided to lower the flags at half mast on all European Commission sites in the EU. pic.twitter.com/jNRczDRB0L

- Baudouin Baudru (@BBaudru) December 4, 2020

Finally, in an address to the French , Thursday December 3, Emmanuel Macron decreed a day of national mourning next Wednesday in tribute to the former president who died at the age of 94. The president specified that "the French who wish it will be able to write a few words of tribute in our town halls and in Paris, at the Musée d'Orsay, this high place of culture that we owe him".

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