the Widow of the deceased in the United States, Sergei Khrushchev, Valentina Golenko said that the ashes of the deceased are planning to be buried in the Novodevichy cemetery in Moscow, near the grave of his father, former first Secretary of the CPSU Central Committee Nikita Khrushchev.
Valentina Golenko stressed, about to bury him next to his father, Sergei Khrushchev requested in his will, reports RIA Novosti. According to her, the burial ceremony is tentatively scheduled for October of this year in case will resume flights between Russia and the United States. The funeral it will be held in Moscow. Cremation in the United States.
Speaking about the death of a spouse, she said that it was old age. “The last time he felt old. Ancestors in the male line had all lived very briefly. He hasn’t taught,” said the widow of the deceased.
Sergei Nikitovich Khrushchev was born in 1935, from his second marriage Nikita Khrushchev – with Nina Kuharchuk. In 1958-1968, he worked in the OKB of V. N. Chelomeya, where he was engaged in cruise and ballistic missiles. In 1963 was awarded the title of Hero of Socialist labor. Worked as a Deputy Director of the Institute of electronic control machines, and later – Deputy General Director of “Electronmash”. In 1991, Sergei Khrushchev moved to the United States, where he taught cold war history at brown University in Rhode island. Died June 18 this year.