WORCESTER - The calling hours and funeral for Officer Ignacio “Iggy” Garcia will be Friday, September 10 and Saturday, September 11.
Calling hours are Friday from 4 PM to 7 PM at Mercadante Funeral Home at 370 Plantation Street.
The funeral is at St. Bernard’s Catholic Church of Our Lady of Providence Parish at 228 Lincoln Street in Worcester at 10 AM.
The Worcester Police Department announced the following road closures and detours will occur Saturday, September 11 from 9 AM to 12 PM:
- Northbound traffic on Lincoln Street from Sturgis Street to Duxbury Road. Northbound traffic will be detoured from Lincoln Street onto Sturgis Street to Ashton Street to Duxbury Road and back onto Lincoln Street.
- Southbound traffic on Lincoln Street from Gilman Street to Green Hill Parkway. Southbound traffic will be detoured from Lincoln Street onto Gilman Street to Paine Street to Green Hill Parkway and back onto Lincoln Street.
- Harlow Street from Lincoln Street to Paine Street will also be closed
- A temporary closure of Webster Street from Hope Avenue to Fremont Street starting at 11:00AM – 12:00PM