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Author Elmore Leonard's first wife Beverly, grandsons and one great-grandson walk Elmore's casket out of the sanctuary at the conclusion of his funeral service at Holy Name Church in Birmingham, Mich., Saturday. Following the service, Leonard, who served as a Navy seaman during World War II, was given military honors, which included the playing of taps and a flag-folding ceremony.