The funeral service for Gordie Howe will take place at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, June 15 at the Cathedral of the Most Blessed Sacrament, 9844 Woodward Avenue in Detroit. Cathedral rector Father J.J. Mech will preside at the service.
At the request of the family, the Detroit Red Wings will manage media coverage and requests related to the funeral service. All media inquiries regarding Mr. Howe, his family, event coverage and attendees should be directed to Detroit Red Wings Public Relations.
The Cathedral of the Most Blessed Sacrament was constructed beginning in 1905 and has been the mother church of the Archdiocese of Detroit since 1938. It hosted an historic visit from Pope John Paul II in 1987. More information about the Cathedral is available here.