President of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Thomas Spencer Monson, who died last Tuesday at 90, will be buried on Friday in the United States. A private burial service will take place at the Salt Lake City Cemetery after the funeral service.
Monson, the 16th president of the church, died from causes incident to age in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA. He served as leader of the church for 10 years, from February 2008.
According to burial programme released by the church, there will be funeral services at the Conference Centre on Temple Square for Monson on Friday at noon.
The statement said members of the church and well-wishers from ages 8 are free to attend the funeral.
A day before the funeral, there will be a public viewing from 9 a.m. until 8 p.m.at the conference centre, the statement said.
The church said those to attend the funeral services should be seated at 11:30 a.m, stating that overflow seating, with large-screen viewing of the proceedings, will be at the adjacent Tabernacle, Assembly Hall, and Conference Center Theater.
For those outside Salt Lake, Utah, they could view the funeral services via MormonNewsroom.org, mormontabernaclechoir.org, LDS.org (English, Spanish, and Portuguese), KSL TV, the KSL TV app, BYUtv, BYUtv Global, KBYUtv Eleven, BYUtv International, Mormon Channel, Canal Mormón (Spanish), and on the Church satellite system.
Also, audio broadcasts will air on KSL Radio, BYU Classical 89, and BYU Radio.