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Friends and family gathered at Washington National Cathedral in D.C. for a funeral service honoring late former president George H.W. Bush.

Wednesday’s national funeral service caps three days of remembrance by dignitaries and ordinary citizens. It is also bringing together world envoys, the four remaining ex-presidents, and President Trump.

Here are photos from the somber event.

President Donald Trump, first lady Melania Trump and former presidents, vice presidents, first ladies and spouses attend the state funeral for former President George H.W. Bush at the National Cathedral.
President Donald Trump, first lady Melania Trump and former presidents, vice presidents, first ladies and spouses attend the state funeral for former President George H.W. Bush at the National Cathedral.Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images
Guests listen to the eulogy of former president George H.W. Bush at his state funeral.
Guests listen to the eulogy of former president George H.W. Bush at his state funeral.BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images
Former President George W. Bush fights back tears as he speaks during the state funeral for his father.
Former President George W. Bush fights back tears as he speaks during the state funeral for his father.Evan Vucci/Associated Press
From left, President Donald Trump, first lady Melania Trump, former President Barack Obama, former first lady Michelle Obama, former President Bill Clinton, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, and former President Jimmy Carter and former first lady Rosalynn Carter participate in the state funeral for former President George H.W. Bush.
From left, President Donald Trump, first lady Melania Trump, former President Barack Obama, former first lady Michelle Obama, former President Bill Clinton, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, and former President Jimmy Carter and former first lady Rosalynn Carter participate in the state funeral for former President George H.W. Bush.Alex Brandon/Associated Press
Columba Bush, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, former first lady Laura Bush and former President George W. Bush attend the state funeral.
Columba Bush, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, former first lady Laura Bush and former President George W. Bush attend the state funeral.Alex Brandon/Pool/Getty Images
Clergy pray over former President George H.W. Bush's flag-draped casket.
Clergy pray over former President George H.W. Bush's flag-draped casket.Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images
From right, former President George W. Bush, second from right, former first lady Laura Bush, Neil Bush, Sharon Bush, Bobby Koch, Doro Koch, Jeb Bush and Columba Bush, stand just prior to the flag-draped casket of former President George H.W. Bush.
From right, former President George W. Bush, second from right, former first lady Laura Bush, Neil Bush, Sharon Bush, Bobby Koch, Doro Koch, Jeb Bush and Columba Bush, stand just prior to the flag-draped casket of former President George H.W. Bush.Alex Brandon/Associated Press
George H.W. Bush’s casket departed the US Capitol.
George H.W. Bush’s casket departed the US Capitol.Sarah Silbiger/Pool/Getty Images
People lined Pennsylvania Avenue as the hearse passed by carrying the remains of former President George H.W. Bush.
People lined Pennsylvania Avenue as the hearse passed by carrying the remains of former President George H.W. Bush.ALEX BRANDON/AFP/Getty Images
Stephanie Penn, left, and Tiffany Ge watch the flag-draped casket of former President George H. W. Bush carried by a joint services military honor guard down the steps of the US Capitol.
Stephanie Penn, left, and Tiffany Ge watch the flag-draped casket of former President George H. W. Bush carried by a joint services military honor guard down the steps of the US Capitol.Jose Luis Magana/Associated Press
 Pam Ricciardi of Tewksbury left a message in a condolence book set up at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum during the “National Day of Mourning”.
Pam Ricciardi of Tewksbury left a message in a condolence book set up at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum during the “National Day of Mourning”.Pat Greenhouse/The Boston Globe
 Former President George W. Bush touched the flag-draped casket of his father, former President George H.W. Bush, as he prepared to speak during his state funeral at the National Cathedral.
Former President George W. Bush touched the flag-draped casket of his father, former President George H.W. Bush, as he prepared to speak during his state funeral at the National Cathedral.Andrew Harnik-Pool/Getty Images

Material from the Associated Press was used in this report