The funeral Mass for the late Senator Edward Kennedy will be held at the Our Lady of Perpetual Help Basilica in Boston on the morning of Saturday, August 29th. His funeral service has been reported to be private.

The Our Lady of Perpetual Help Basilica, also called as the Mission Church was founded in 1868. It is a Roman Catholic Archdiocese parish located in 1545 Tremont St., Roxbury, Boston, Massachusetts.