Indiana flags ordered to return to full staff

Flags in Indiana are back to full staff, just five days after the death of former U.S. Senator Birch Bayh.

Posted: Mar 19, 2019 3:55 PM
Updated: Mar 19, 2019 6:38 PM

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (WTHI) - Flags in Indiana are back to full staff, just five days after the death of former U.S. Senator Birch Bayh.

Indiana Governor Eric Holcomb ordered flags to be flown at half staff until sunset on the day of his funeral.

News 10 has learned that is service was held in Maryland the day after his death.

Bayh's remains will be buried in Arlington National Cemetary at a later date.

If you have a memory of Bayh or wish to send condolences to the family, the funeral home has a tribute wall.

You will find it here.

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