A Grand Farewell for Katharine Graham

In her Pulitzer Prize-winning memoir, published in 1997, Graham recalled that Kissinger "didn't seem to suffer within the administration even though he went on coming to my house — but not to the Post — during Watergate."

Schlesinger, too, was a longtime friend of Graham's.

Bill Gates, Alan Greenspan Attend

The list of notables attending the funeral read like the high-powered guest lists of those who frequented Graham's dinner parties. Among those attending were Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan, Supreme Court Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Stephen Breyer, Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates, who was an usher, theater producer Mike Nichols and investor Warren Buffett.

Among the media representatives were Associated Press chief executive Louis D. Boccardi and Donald Newhouse, chairman of the AP board.

Graham, who served as chairman of The Washington Post Co. for two decades, died Tuesday, three days after suffering a head injury in a fall outside a condominium in Sun Valley, Idaho. A private burial was planned at Oak Hill Cemetery in Washington.

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