Treen memorial service held Monday

POSTED: Monday, November 2, 2009 - 8:48am

UPDATED: Thursday, June 3, 2010 - 11:59pm

The public will say their final goodbyes to former Louisiana Governor Dave Treen, Monday.

Memorial services will take place today at the State Capitol.

The public is encouraged to show up by 10:00 a.m. The funeral procession will arrive at 10:30. The memorial ceremony will begin at 11:00 in the Capitol Rotunda. There will then be a visitation in the Rotunda from 1:00 to 5:00 this afternoon.

There will also be a memorial service tomorrow, at St. Timothy United Methodist Church in Mandeville, beginning at 9:00 a.m.

Treen passed away early Thursday, of complications from a respiratory illness. He was 81 years old.