The Funeral To Bury The Violence And Anger in Newark

Sep 28, 2018

This sunday a Funeral will take place throughout New Jersey's largest city.....A funeral for violence and anger in Newark. WBGO's Alexandra Hill sat down with Dupre Kelly, one third of legendary hip-hop group Lords of The Underground and the founder of 211 community impact group, to talk about how he hopes the event will impact not only the the victims of violent crime, but those who are committing acts of violence within their own communities. 

Sunday, September 30

Hearses begin parade: 11 a.m.

Funeral Service: 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

List of starting locations:


West Ward:                 Old Sacred Heart Church, South Orange Avenue


Central Ward:             Trinity & St. Luke’s Cathedral 608 Broad Street


East Ward:                  Riverview Courts


South Ward:                Weequahic Park (Meeker Avenue side)


North Ward:                La Casa de Don Pedro, 39 Broadway