Funeral of Queen Elizabeth II Is Set for Sept. 19

LONDON—Buckingham Palace mentioned Saturday that the

funeral of Queen Elizabeth II is scheduled for Sept. 19, a Monday, at 11 a.m., marking the primary endpoint to the interval of nationwide mourning following the 96-year-old monarch’s dying. 

Whereas many particulars are nonetheless underneath wraps, the state funeral is to be held at Westminster Abbey, the capacious royal church throughout from Parliament, in a service that may convey the royal household and heads of state from the world over to London to pay their respects to Britain’s longest serving monarch.