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Ebert's services set for Monday

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  • FILE - This July 18, 2005 file photo shows film critic Roger Ebert next to a sidewalk medallion bearing his name that was unveiled under the marquee of the historic Chicago Theatre. The Chicago Sun-Times is reporting that its film critic Roger Ebert died on Thursday, April 4, 2013. He was 70.

      FILE - This July 18, 2005 file photo shows film critic Roger Ebert next to a sidewalk medallion bearing his name that was unveiled under the marquee of the historic Chicago Theatre. The Chicago Sun-Times is reporting that its film critic Roger Ebert died on Thursday, April 4, 2013. He was 70.

 
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The funeral service for film critic Roger Ebert will be held Monday at Holy Name Cathedral in Chicago.

The 10 a.m. service will be open to friends and fans of the beloved film critic, though seating will be limited. Open seats are first come, first served.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be sent to The Ebert Foundation, c/o Northern Trust, 50 S. LaSalle St., Chicago, 60603. The foundation is a nonprofit that supports arts and education programs.

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