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The casket of former New York City Mayor (Credit: Getty Images)

The casket of former New York City Mayor Ed Koch is brought out by members of the New York Police Department following funeral services at Manhattan's Temple Emanu-El in New York City. (Feb. 4, 2013)

PHOTOS: Funeral for former NYC Mayor Koch

Former NYC Mayor Ed Koch died Feb. 1 from congestive heart failure. The funeral was held at Temple Emanu-El in Manhattan.

NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 04: The casket
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NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 04: The casket of former New York City Mayor Ed Koch is brought out by members of the New York Police Department following funeral services at Manhattan's Temple Emanu-El on February 4, 2013 in New York City.The iconic former New York mayor passed away on February 1, 2013 in New York City at age 88. Ed Koch was New York's 105th mayor and ran the city from 1978-89. He was often outspoken and combative and has been credited with rescuing the city from near-financial ruin during a three-term City Hall run. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 04: New York
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NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 04: New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg attends funeral services for former New York City Mayor Ed Koch at Manhattan's Temple Emanu-El on February 4, 2013 in New York City.The iconic former New York mayor passed away on February 1, 2013 in New York City at age 88. Ed Koch was New York's 105th mayor and ran the city from 1978-89. He was often outspoken and combative and has been credited with rescuing the city from near-financial ruin during a three-term City Hall run. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 04: The hearse
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NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 04: The hearse carrying the casket of former New York City Mayor Ed Koch drives away following funeral services at Manhattan's Temple Emanu-El on February 4, 2013 in New York City.The iconic former New York mayor passed away on February 1, 2013 in New York City at age 88. Ed Koch was New York's 105th mayor and ran the city from 1978-89. He was often outspoken and combative and has been credited with rescuing the city from near-financial ruin during a three-term City Hall run. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

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NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 04: A New
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NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 04: A New York Police Department helicopter participates in a flyover in honor of former New York City Mayor Ed Koch following funeral services at Manhattan's Temple Emanu-El on February 4, 2013 in New York City.The iconic former New York mayor passed away on February 1, 2013 in New York City at age 88. Ed Koch was New York's 105th mayor and ran the city from 1978-89. He was often outspoken and combative and has been credited with rescuing the city from near-financial ruin during a three-term City Hall run. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

The coffin holding former New York City Mayor
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The coffin holding former New York City Mayor Ed Koch is carried from Temple Emanu-El in Manhattan Monday by an NYPD contingent after his funeral service. (Feb. 4, 2013)

The coffin holding former New York City Mayor
(Credit: Charles Eckert)

The coffin holding former New York City Mayor Ed Koch is carried from Temple Emanu-El in Manhattan Monday by an NYPD contingent after his funeral service. (Feb. 4, 2013)

The coffin holding former New York City Mayor
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The coffin holding former New York City Mayor Ed Koch is carried from Temple Emanu-El in Manhattan Monday by an NYPD contingent after his funeral service. (Feb. 4, 2013)

The coffin holding former New York City Mayor
(Credit: Charles Eckert)

The coffin holding former New York City Mayor Ed Koch is carried from Temple Emanu-El in Manhattan Monday by an NYPD contingent after his funeral service. (Feb. 4, 2013)

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NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 04: The casket
(Credit: Getty Spencer Platt)

NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 04: The casket of former New York City Mayor Ed Koch is brought out by members of the New York Police Department following funeral services at Manhattan's Temple Emanu-El on February 4, 2013 in New York City.The iconic former New York mayor passed away on February 1, 2013 in New York City at age 88. Ed Koch was New York's 105th mayor and ran the city from 1978-89. He was often outspoken and combative and has been credited with rescuing the city from near-financial ruin during a three-term City Hall run. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 04: New York
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NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 04: New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg attends funeral services for former New York City Mayor Ed Koch at Manhattan's Temple Emanu-El on February 4, 2013 in New York City.The iconic former New York mayor passed away on February 1, 2013 in New York City at age 88. Ed Koch was New York's 105th mayor and ran the city from 1978-89. He was often outspoken and combative and has been credited with rescuing the city from near-financial ruin during a three-term City Hall run. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

The casket of former New York City Mayor
(Credit: Getty Images)

The casket of former New York City Mayor Ed Koch is brought out by members of the New York Police Department following funeral services at Manhattan's Temple Emanu-El in New York City. (Feb. 4, 2013)

The coffin bearing the body of former New
(Credit: Craig Ruttle)

The coffin bearing the body of former New York City Mayor Ed Koch is carried into Temple Emanu-El in Manhattan by members of the New York City Police Department. (Feb. 4, 2013)

The coffin carrying the body of former New
(Credit: Charles Eckert)

The coffin carrying the body of former New York City Mayor Ed Koch is brought into Temple Emanu-El on East 65th Street in Manhattan. (Feb. 4, 2013)

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The coffin bearing the body of former New
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The coffin bearing the body of former New York City Mayor Ed Koch is carried into Temple Emanu-El in Manhattan by members of the New York City Police Department. (Feb. 4, 2013)

The coffin bearing the body of former New
(Credit: Craig Ruttle)

The coffin bearing the body of former New York City Mayor Ed Koch is carried into Temple Emanu-El in Manhattan by members of the New York City Police Department. (Feb. 4, 2013)

The coffin bearing the body of former New
(Credit: Craig Ruttle)

The coffin bearing the body of former New York City Mayor Ed Koch is carried into Temple Emanu-El in Manhattan by members of the New York City Police Department. (Feb. 4, 2013)

Members of the New York City Police Department
(Credit: Craig Ruttle)

Members of the New York City Police Department carry the coffin bearing the body of former New York City Mayor Ed Koch into Temple Emanu-El in Manhattan. (Feb. 4, 2013)

The coffin holding bearing the body of former
(Credit: Craig Ruttle)

The coffin holding bearing the body of former New York City Mayor Ed Koch is carried from Temple Emanu-El in Manhattan on Monday by an NYPD contingent after his funeral. (Feb. 4, 2013)

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Former President Bill Clinton speaks at Ed Koch's
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Former President Bill Clinton speaks at Ed Koch's funeral.

Ed Koch was laid to rest on Feb.
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Ed Koch was laid to rest on Feb. 4

Former Mayor Ed Koch, the combative, acid-tongued politician
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Former Mayor Ed Koch, the combative, acid-tongued politician who rescued the city from near-financial ruin during a three-term City Hall run in which he embodied New York chutzpah for the rest of the world, died Friday. He was 88.

Former NYC mayor Ed Koch. (Getty)
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Former NYC mayor Ed Koch. (Getty)

An undated file photo of Ed Koch.
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An undated file photo of Ed Koch.

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Ed Koch

Ed Koch
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