POSTED: Friday, March 30, 2012 - 9:23am
UPDATED: Friday, March 30, 2012 - 12:21pm
EL PASO — Funeral services for State Trooper Javier Arana Jr. are scheduled to begin at 1:00 p.m. Friday.
Hundreds of law enforcement and members of the public are expected to attend.
The funeral mass will be held at Most Holy Trinity Church 10000 Pheasant in Northeast El Paso. El Paso Police officers will close McCombs from Trans Mountain Rd. (Woodrow Bean) to Dyer from 10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. to allow for law enforcement parking.
The burial will be held at Fort Bliss National Cemetery located at 5200 Fred Wilson Blvd.
The funeral procession will leave from Holy Trinity Church onto Woodrow Bean, then onto Railroad and finally onto Fred Wilson Blvd.
Drivers who usually travel through that area should expect delays, and plan an alternate route, if possible.