Prime Minister Stephen Harper hugs Marni Alexander after paying tribute to her husband Hon. Lincoln Alexander, Ontario’s 24th Lieutenant Governor General, as his casket lay in state in the Ontario legislature in Queen’s Park on Monday, Oct. 22, 2012. Alexander, who was Canada’s first black MP and first black cabinet minister, died Oct. 19 at the age of 90. His casket was moved late Monday to City Hall in Hamilton, his hometown, where he will lie in state until Thursday. His state funeral will take place Friday, Oct. 26. (The Canadian Press/Nathan Denette)
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