President Bush on Thursday tapped California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger (search) to represent the United States at the funeral of former Austrian President Thomas Klestil (search).

Schwarzenegger, an Austrian native, will "lead the delegation" at the funeral, the White House announced.

It did not identify anyone else who will be part of that delegation, aside from W.L. Lyons Brown, the U.S. ambassador to Austria (search).

Klestil died Tuesday of multiple organ failure.