Since the passing of Bishop Emeritus OP Martin on Thursday February 16th, Belizeans home and abroad have been sharing their prayers with his family and Catholic counterparts. On Friday the government of Belize issued a press release also giving their condolences and support to his family.
Today GOB announced that the official funeral and mass of thanksgiving will be held on Monday 27th, February 2017 at the Our Lady of Guadalupe Co-Cathedral in Belmopan at 3:00p.m. The body will be received for viewing at 2:00p.m. Interment will follow immediately on the Co-Cathedral’s grounds.
It is expected that a memorial mass will also be held in his home town of Dangriga as well as in Belize City.