Autistic teenager Avonte Oquendo to be laid to rest
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Avonte Oquendo Funeral
Public Funeral Mass
Saturday, January 25
St. Joseph's Church
371 Sixth Ave.
A public funeral Mass for Avonte will be held on Saturday at 11 a.m. at St. Joseph's Church at 371 Sixth Ave.
The family of autistic teenager Avonte Oquendo is getting ready to say their final goodbyes.
The 14-year-old will be laid to rest following his disappearance in October, which led to a citywide search that spanned all five boroughs for nearly four months.
The medical examiner confirmed earlier this week that remains discovered along an East River shore in Queens are Oquendo.