The Latest: Church service in Duesseldorf for crash families

March 27, 2015 9:25 PM

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A church service in honor of the victims has been held in Duesseldorf, where the Germanwings plane was headed when it crashed into a French mountain, killing all 150 people aboard Tuesday.

People packed into the St. Lambertus Basilica for the Friday night service organized jointly by the Catholic and Lutheran churches. Detlev Toonen, a Lutheran priest based at Duesseldorf airport who has been counseling relatives of the crash victims, says "the church ... wants to show solidarity with...

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