Camden, New Jersey native and owner of the Philadelphia Inquirer Lewis Katz was among seven people killed in a fiery plane crash on Saturday.
On Wednesday, friends and family will gather at Temple University to honor the well-known businessman and philanthropist.
Here's a list of friends and colleagues that will speak at the memorial service:
- President William J. Clinton
- Rabbi Aaron Krupnick, Congregation Beth El
- Patrick J. O’Connor, Chair, Temple University Board of Trustees
- Gov. Edward G. Rendell
- Neil D. Theobald, President, Temple University
Musical interlude—J.S. Bach, Suite No. 3, “Air”
- Gov. Thomas W. Corbett
- Sen. Cory A. Booker
- Mayor Michael A. Nutter
- William K. Marimow, Editor, Philadelphia Inquirer
- Doris Kearns Goodwin, Author
Musical interlude—Gabriel Fauré, “Pavane”
- Ed Snider, Owner, Philadelphia Flyers
- William H. Cosby, Temple University Board of Trustees
- Ethan Silver, Grandson
- Melissa Silver, Daughter
- Drew A. Katz, Son
The memorial service will begin at 11 a.m. The service will air live on NBC10 and NBC10.com.