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Funeral for fallen OPP officer will be livestreamed

You will be able to watch the funeral of fallen OPP officer Marc Hovingh, say officials.

On Nov. 19, Constable (PC) Marc Hovingh, a member of the Manitoulin Detachment of OPP, was killed in the line of duty during an investigation in Gore Bay. 

His funeral will be taking place at Manitoulin Secondary School located in M'Chigeeng First Nation tomorrow (Saturday) Nov. 28, at 1 p.m.

"Due to COVID-19 restrictions, attendance at the funeral service will be strictly limited and by invitation only," says a release from the OPP. "Bay Street will be restricted to funeral traffic only."

If you wish to view the ceremony, it will be livestreamed at: https://vimeo.com/event/504518 and also on Facebook at: https://www.facebook.com/ontarioprovincialpolice.

Upon conclusion of the funeral service, the procession will leave the school and travel on Highway 540 to Little Current and continues on to internment via Highway 6.