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Funeral details for tragic Portadown teen knocked down in weekend collision

Glen Montgomery

The funeral of a Portadown teenager killed in a road traffic collision over the weekend will take place on Thursday.

Glen Montgomery, who was a talented rugby player, was knocked down as he walked along the Moy Road in Portadown in the early hours of Sunday morning.

According to a death notice, Glen was a treasured son of Alana and Hugh, cherished brother of Danny, Millie-Jane and Matthew, also a beloved grandson of Janice and David, Glen and Betty.

While his home is strictly private, friends are being welcomed to the Vinecash Presbyterian Churchyard for a service of committal on Thursday at 2.30pm.

Family flowers only please, donations for the benefit of Vinecash Presbyterian Church and Bleary Young Farmers via or cheques made payable to Milne Funeral Services donations account c/o 59 Seagoe Road, Portadown, BT63 5HS.

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Bleary Young Farmers Club described Glen as “a dedicated member of Bleary YFC and always got involved with so much enthusiasm”.

They added: “We extend our condolences to the Montgomery family during this tragic time as well as Glen’s many friends in Bleary YFC. We wish to reassure you all that our committee are here to talk at any time and we offer our support to you all.”

Police are continuing to investigate the tragic collision.

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