THE funeral of Jason Martin who died following a stabbing incident in Ballymena at the weekend will take place on Thursday.
A man (18) has been charged with murdering Mr Martin (31), a father of two.
A notice on the Funeral Times website says: ‘Martin June 27th 2020 (Tragically) Jason Lee. Late of 23 Staffa Drive, Ballykeel 2, Ballymena. Dearly Loved Daddy of Jacob and Noah Precious Son of Angela and Loving Brother of Kerry and Jamie-Lee.
‘Funeral leaving his home on Thursday at 1.00pm allowing family, friends and neighbours the opportunity to pay their respects whilst maintaining social distancing, followed by a private family burial.
‘Family flowers only please. Donations in memory of Jason for N.I. Children’s Hospice c/o James Stevenson & Son 30 Cushendall Road, Ballymena.
‘Will be lovingly remembered by his sorrowing family, friends and all who knew him.’