Xolani Gwala memorial and funeral details confirmed
Xolani Gwala (Photo: Gallo Images)
Johannesburg – Memorial and funeral details for radio personality Xolani Gwala have been confirmed through a press statement released on behalf of the family.
According to the statement, there will be two memorial services held in Xolani's honour.
The first will take place on Wednesday 6 November at Our Lady of Lourdes Rivonia Catholic Church, while the second, hosted by 702, will happen on Thursday, 7 November.
Xolani will be buried in his hometown of Impendle in KZN on Saturday, 9 November.
In the statement, the family also requested that those who wish to send flowers instead make a donation to the Teddy Bear Foundation.
"A kind request from the family is for no flowers to be sent to the family home, Xolani's heartfelt request was that instead of flowers, he would appreciate donations to the Teddy Bear Foundation to be made in his name," the statement reads.
PLEASE SEE ALL INFO BELOW AS RECEIVED:
Monday 4 November – Prayer service
Time: 18:00 - 20:00
Place: St Michael's Anglican Church
Address: 73 Mount Street Cnr Bryanston Drive, Bryanston
Wednesday 6 November – Memorial Service
Time: 10:00 - 13:00
Place: Our Lady of Lourdes Rivonia Catholic Church
Address: Rivonia Rd & North Rd, Rivonia, Sandton 2128
Thursday 7 November – 702 Memorial Service
Time: 9:30 - 13:00
Place: Grace House Family Church
Address: Unit 14 Production Park, 49 Epsom Avenue, North Riding, Randburg
9 November 2019 - Funeral
Place: Impendle, Kwa-Zulu Natal
Venue: Masimdumise Secondary School
Name of the village: KwaNovuka Impendle,
Compiled by Nikita Coetzee