Senator Daniel Inouye dies at 88

1. The casket of Senator Daniel Inouye (D-HI) lies in state in the U.S. Capitol Rotunda in Washington December 20, 2012.

Senator Daniel Inouye dies at 88

2. Sen. Daniel Inouye, D-Hawaii, the second-longest-serving senator in history, lies in state in the Capitol Rotunda in Washington,20/12/2012.

Senator Daniel Inouye dies at 88

3. U.S. President Barack Obama speaks during the funeral service for Hawaii Senator Daniel Inouye at the National Cathedral Dec 21, 2012.

Senator Daniel Inouye dies at 88

4. The widow of Senator Daniel Inouye (D-HI), Irene Hirano Inouye, looks at his casket as it lies in state in the U.S. Capitol, Dec 20, 2012.

Senator Daniel Inouye dies at 88

5. The widow of Senator Daniel Inouye (D-HI), Irene Hirano Inouye, is escorted past his casket as it lies in state in the U.S.Dec 20, 2012.

Senator Daniel Inouye dies at 88

6. Vice President Joe Biden looks back as Sen. Daniel Inouye, D-Hawaii, the second-longest-serving senator in history,Dec. 20, 2012.

Senator Daniel Inouye dies at 88

7. An honor guard lays the casket of Senator Daniel Inouye (D-HI) in the U.S. Capitol Rotunda in Washington December 20, 2012.

Senator Daniel Inouye dies at 88

8. The casket of Senator Daniel Inouye (D-HI) is carried into the U.S. Capitol Rotunda before laying in state in Washington Dec 20, 2012.

Senator Daniel Inouye dies at 88

9. Standing at center, U.S. Vice President Joseph Biden (L), Speaker of the House John Boehner (C) and Senate Majority Leader Harry

Senator Daniel Inouye dies at 88

10. The family of the late Senator Daniel Inouye (D-HI) waits as a military honour guard carries a casket on the steps Dec 20, 2012.

Senator Daniel Inouye dies at 88