PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Roy Halladay’s household can be holding a funeral subsequent week for the previous Philadelphia Phillies pitcher who died in a small aircraft crash within the Gulf of Mexico.
The general public service might be held on Nov. 14 at four p.m. at Spectrum Area in Clearwater, Florida.
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“Whereas we mourn the lack of the core of our household, we select to have fun him and keep in mind the person we knew privately on and off the sector. We hope that he serves for instance of professionalism, integrity and onerous work for all who knew him. For us, we’ll eternally keep in mind his unconditional love, humility and the sacrifices he made to offer for the household that meant the world to him,” the Halladay household stated in a press release.
Halladay died Tuesday when his ICON A5 aircraft he was flying crashed off the Florida coast within the Gulf of Mexico. The aircraft was discovered inverted in 4 ft of water.
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The Nationwide Transportation Security Board is investigating the crash. The complete investigation will take one to 2 years to finish.
Halladay, who retired from baseball in 2013, is survived by his two sons, Ryan and Braden, and his spouse, Brandy.