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State Funeral for the Honourable Lincoln Alexander

October 25, 2012

Their Excellencies to Attend State Funeral for
the Honourable Lincoln Alexander

OTTAWA—Their Excellencies the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, and Mrs. Sharon Johnston will attend the State funeral for the Honourable Lincoln Alexander, former Lieutenant Governor of Ontario. The ceremony will take place at Hamilton Place, in Hamilton, on Friday, October 26, 2012, at 2:30 p.m.

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Media information:
In Ottawa:
Julie Rocheleau
Rideau Hall Press Office
613-998-7280
julie.rocheleau@gg.ca 

In Hamilton:
Joanne Charette
Official Spokesperson to the Governor General
613-852-5364
joanne.charette@gg.ca 

For information about the ceremony or to cover the event:
Jonathan Leigh
Ministry of Intergovernmental Affairs (Ontario)
Communications Operations
647-267-8279
jonathan.leigh@ontario.ca 

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