At a service in the state Senate chamber in Dover, the vice president shed tears as Delaware Gov. Jack Markell said of Beau Biden, "Never has a son's love been so genuine and so deep."
Mourners pay their respects to Beau Biden in Delaware →
"He was extraordinarily in tune with people," said Democratic Gov. Jack Markell. "He was passionate about serving. ... I think it's important that people know what a real, genuine, decent guy he was."
Beau Biden's passing mourned by politicians →