Wednesday, September 22, 2010
Kenny McKinley's funeral set
By Bill Williamson
The Denver Broncos have announced the funeral service for second-year receiver Kenny McKinley will be held Monday at 11 a.m. ET in Austell, Ga.
The service will be held at Word of Faith Family Worship Cathedral.
The team also announced the following information about a trust fund for McKinley’s one-year-old son, Keon. The trust fund has been established through the NFL Players Association.
The Broncos announced they will make contributions to the fund, which will go toward McKinley’s son’s future educational and health needs.
Contributions can be sent to:
Kenny McKinley’s Trust Fund
c/o NFL Players Association
1133 20th Street NW
Washington, DC 20036
McKinley died Monday night of an apparent suicide. He was 23. McKinley went on the injured reserve in August with a knee injury.
Update: Denver coach Josh McDaniels said the Broncos will have a private memorial for McKinley, which will include hisfamily, at the team’s facility on Friday.