(Bristol, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Details on the funeral for Aaron Hernandez have been released.

Services for the former NFL player from Bristol who committed suicide this week in prison while doing time for murder are set for Monday.

In statement, the family says services will take place at the O’Brien Funeral Home in the city, where Hernandez’s remains arrived Saturday.

The visitation and funeral are private by invitation only for family and friends.

Burial will be private as well.

Hernandez’s family thanks those who have expressed condolences.

Media is not allowed inside the facility but will instead be confined to a staging area across the street.

Comments

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS Connecticut

WTIC Holiday Stores 2017
CBS Hartford 4 Charity

Listen Live