ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) - Former Gov. Marvin Mandel will lie in repose at the Maryland State House this week, a day before his funeral.
Elaine Rice Bachmann, acting secretary of the State House Trust, said Monday the trust has approved use of the capitol for the former governor to lie in repose Wednesday.
Mandel, a Democrat, died Sunday. He was 95.
Mandel was governor from 1969 to 1979. Hewas also speaker of the Maryland House of Delegates before serving as governor.