Penn Valley Temple to Hold Arlen Specter Funeral Tuesday; Biden to Attend
Specter, the former U.S. senator, died Sunday at 82.
The service is open to the public; cameras and recording devices are prohibited. Specter will then be buried in a Huntingdon Valley cemetery.
Among those expected to attend the funeral is Vice President Joe Biden, USA Today reported.
Har Zion's address is 1500 Hagys Ford Road, less than a mile from the Gladwyne exit (Exit 337) from the Schuylkill Expressway. The temple's phone number is 610-667-5000, and general email inquiries are accepted at email@example.com.
Specter, 82, died Sunday at his home in Philadelphia's East Falls neighborhood.
Gov. Tom Corbett has ordered all flags in Pennsylvania to fly at half-staff until sundown Tuesday, in memory of Specter.
Check back Tuesday after the service for more coverage from Patch.