Neil Armstrong Remembered at Private Memorial Service

Family, friends and astronauts attend ceremony in suburban Cincinnati.
3:00 | 08/31/12

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-- F eighteens flew over the private ceremony where Neil Armstrong was laid to rest today. NASA administrator Charlie Bolden said his friend would have appreciated the flyover. I would really like for people to remember his humility and and also his vision and his desire to explore. You know he. He is the embodiment of everything that this nation is all about. This was a closed event but -- NASA photographers shared these intimate images from inside the service afterwards retired astronaut Bill Anders who was a part of the Apollo eight mission. -- a little about his friend. He and I shared interest in narration and gliders and we would send jokes back and -- -- Internet. But to me. Is I -- you know is prime. Personal trait was not mentioned today. And I say that was wisdom. Senator Rob Portman also attended the service was as much about. -- the man -- it was nearly hero. He was charming. And great intellect. And a great wit. Get a clean design all the time. He loved his family. Love this state and he was. As a person. Here -- all of us.

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