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Funeral for Elder Wirthlin set for Friday

Funeral for Elder Wirthlin set for Friday

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(KSL News) Funeral services for Elder Joseph B. Wirthlin of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will be held on Friday.

The services will take place at noon in the Tabernacle on downtown's Temple Square at noon. They will be broadcast live on, KSL News radio, KSL-digital 5.3 and Comcast 105.

Elder Wirthlin died Monday night of causes related to old age. He was 91.

Because of Elder Wirthlin's funeral the Church's Friday night Latino Christmas program has been cancelled, but Church officials say they will try to make sure that those with tickets get to see Saturday's program.

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