INDIANAPOLIS – A public memorial service and standing honors ceremony are planned for former Gov. Edgar D. Whitcomb, who died Feb. 4 at the age of 98. Hoosiers from around the state are encouraged to visit the Statehouse in Indianapolis to pay tribute to Whitcomb at events on Thursday, Feb. 11, and Friday, Feb. 12.
On Thursday, from noon to 4 p.m. EST, members of the Indiana State Police and the Indiana National Guard will present standing honors in the Statehouse rotunda. Members of the public are welcome to attend to pay respects and sign condolence books.