Cokie Roberts, daughter of Lindy Boggs, holds a secondline umbrella during the funeral procession for her mother former Rep. Lindy Boggs (D-La.) at St. Louis Cathedral in New Orleans, Louisiana Thursday, Aug. 1, 2013. Hundreds of colleagues, family and friends turned out for the funeral of Lindy Boggs, a former Democrat member of Congress, ambassador to the Vatican City, champion of civil rights and mother of commentator Cokie Roberts. Boggs died in 2013 at age 97. She took a seat in Congress after a plane carrying her husband. U.S. Rep. and Majority Leader Hale Boggs, vanished while on a flight in Alaska in 1972. Photo/ Susan Poag.