Elaborate farewell to Chavez World leaders pay homage; body will remain accessible ← Related Article Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page AFP/Getty Images/Handout Reverend Jesse Jackson (left) talked with actor and filmmaker Sean Penn at the funeral of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez. Reuters/HANDOUT Iran's President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad offered his condolences to Chavez's mother. Reuters/HANDOUT Venezuelan Vice President Nicolas Maduro (right) stood with ministers and the armed forces over the coffin. JORGE DAN LOPEZ/Reuters Bolivian miners waited outside the funeral ceremony at the Military Academy in Caracas. Rodrigo Abd Soldiers fired a cannon salvo for Chavez, who died after a nearly two-year bout with cancer. EPA/Handout Raúl Castro, president of Cuba (center), and other Latin American leaders posed with the coffin.