Bill Clinton to speak at Ed Koch’s funeral

Posted at 6:37 PM, Feb 02, 2013
and last updated 2013-02-02 18:37:03-05

NEW YORK (PIX11)– Former President Bill Clinton will be the most notable name to speak at Ed Koch’s funeral on Monday.

Spokesman George Arzt confirmed that Clinton will speak on behalf of President Obama.

The service will take place at Temple Emanu-el in Manhattan.

He will be joined by Mayor Michael Bloomberg, other officials and close family and friends.

The former mayor died of congestive heart failure Friday morning. He was 88.