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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
APRIL 15, 2005
CONTACT: BRENDA HODGE
SENATE OFFICE OF
COMMUNICATION
PHONE: 225-342-9737

***MEDIA ALERT***MEDIA ALERT***

APRIL 15, 2005

PUBLIC MEMORIAL SERVICE SET FOR SENATOR HAINKEL

The Louisiana Senate will hold a public memorial service to honor the late District 6 State Senator John J. Hainkel, Jr. at 5:30 pm, Sunday April 17, 2005 in the Louisiana Senate Chamber. Prior to the service, the body will lie in state in Memorial Hall at the State Capitol beginning at 3:00 pm.

Tentative arrangements for Monday, April 18, 2005 are:

9:00 am - 1:00 pm -- Visitation at St. Francis of Assisi, 631 State Street, New Orleans, LA
1:00 pm Mass

Burial is set for Metairie Cemetery.

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For additional information, please contact Senate Communication Officer Brenda Hodge at 225-342-9737.

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