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Tributes paid to former Michigan Rep. John Dingell during funeral Mass in Dearborn

Joe Biden delivers eulogy

DEARBORN, Mich. – Tributes were paid Tuesday to former Michigan Rep. John Dingell at Church of the Divine Child in Dearborn.

WATCH: John Dingell funeral service held in Dearborn

Dingell, who died at 92 last week, called Dearborn home. A funeral service was also held in Washington, D.C., where he spent 59 years representing Michigan in the U.S. House of Representatives.

The funeral Mass in Dearborn was delayed due to icy weather conditions, and a military plane carrying 60 congressional delegates was turned around due to inclement weather

Former Vice President Joe Biden delivered a eulogy at the Michigan funeral that went on despite the weather setbacks.

FULL SPEECH: Joe Biden delivers eulogy at John Dingell's funeral in Michigan


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