The Delaware Department of Transportation announced to motorists to anticipate delays for the funeral services of Indian River Volunteer Firefighter Lt. Jason M. Faulkner Sr. on Jan. 8.
The viewing services will be held from 10 a.m. to noon at the Mother Mary of Peace Church, 30839 Mount Joy Road, Millsboro; and Mass will begin at noon.
Mount Joy Road between Route 24/John J. Williams Highway and Cordey Road will be closed from 10:30 a.m. to approximately 1 p.m.
After Mass, the processional services will be held at the Indian River Volunteer Fire Co., Station 2, 32628 Oak Orchard Road, Millsboro.
After leaving the Mother Mary of Peace Church, travel east onto Route 24/John J. Williams Highway to Banks Road, turning right onto Banks Road and travel to the Indian River Volunteer Fire Co., Station 2 for last call.
Interment services will be held at the Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 26669 Patriots Way, Millsboro. After the interment services, a reception will be held at the Indian River Volunteer Fire Co.
In anticipation of possible delays in the area, DelDOT’s Transportation Management Center will monitor traffic via radio and cameras along the route. DelDOT will have personnel positioned throughout the area to ensure traffic flow.