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Saturday, January 31, 2015

Services for Ernie Banks: Photos and Video

Funeral services were held today in Chicago for Ernie Banks


Last stop
The hearse carrying Ernie Banks passes one last time past Wrigley Field


Services were held today for Ernie Banks as Chicago and the baseball world turned out to say goodbye to the Cubs' greatest star.

http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/breaking/chi-ernie-banks-chicago-cubs-memorial-service-20150131-story.html

Danny Rockett of the blog, Bleed Cubbie Blue, was in front of Wrigley Field when the funeral procession passed. He captured a moving video.

http://www.bleedcubbieblue.com/2015/1/31/7957385/ernie-banks-cubs-fans-goodbye#4658210

Thanks, Chicago for giving Ernie a great send-off.

2 comments:

Siarlys Jenkins said...

Thanks Gary. Although I am geographically closer to Chicago than you are, I was in no position to be there. Perhaps Findalis went to represent all of us?

Gary Fouse said...

Siarlys,

I doubt it. Findalis is seriously ill battling cancer. Pls pray for her.