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These Moving Photos Show John McCain's Family And Fellow Arizonans Paying Their Respects At The State Capitol

These Moving Photos Show John McCain's Family And Fellow Arizonans Paying Their Respects At The State Capitol

The 81-year-old Arizona senator died Saturday of brain cancer.

Posted on August 29, 2018, at 2:30 p.m. ET

Cindy McCain, wife of US Sen. John McCain, kisses his casket during a memorial service at the Arizona Capitol on Wednesday in Phoenix.
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Cindy McCain, wife of US Sen. John McCain, kisses his casket during a memorial service at the Arizona Capitol on Wednesday in Phoenix.

McCain's casket is carried into the Arizona State Capitol on Wednesday in Phoenix.
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McCain's casket is carried into the Arizona State Capitol on Wednesday in Phoenix.

A member of the Patriot Guard Riders arrives before Sen. McCain's casket is carried to the Arizona State Capitol rotunda where he will lie in state.
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A member of the Patriot Guard Riders arrives before Sen. McCain's casket is carried to the Arizona State Capitol rotunda where he will lie in state.

Cindy McCain is escorted by her sons Jimmy McCain (left) and Jack McCain as they follow the casket of her husband and their father.
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Cindy McCain is escorted by her sons Jimmy McCain (left) and Jack McCain as they follow the casket of her husband and their father.

Sidney McCain; Meghan McCain; her husband, Ben Domenech; Bridget McCain; and daughter-in-law Holly McCain follow behind the casket into the capitol rotunda for a memorial service Wednesday.
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Sidney McCain; Meghan McCain; her husband, Ben Domenech; Bridget McCain; and daughter-in-law Holly McCain follow behind the casket into the capitol rotunda for a memorial service Wednesday.

Meghan McCain cries at her father's casket during a memorial service at the Arizona Capitol on Wednesday.
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Meghan McCain cries at her father's casket during a memorial service at the Arizona Capitol on Wednesday.

A makeshift memorial outside McCain's offices in Phoenix.
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A makeshift memorial outside McCain's offices in Phoenix.

Members of the public listen to a private ceremony while waiting in line to pay their respects to McCain.
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Members of the public listen to a private ceremony while waiting in line to pay their respects to McCain.

Mourners touch McCain's casket during a memorial service.
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Mourners touch McCain's casket during a memorial service.

The casket during the memorial at the Arizona Capitol Wednesday.
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The casket during the memorial at the Arizona Capitol Wednesday.


CORRECTION:

The Patriot Guard Riders group's name was misstated in an earlier version of this post.



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