Armbands and bright balloons for Jess

SAYING GOODBYE: Jess McLennan will be farewelled at a funeral held in Wodonga on Thursday. The family has asked people wear bright colours, but Corowa-Rutherglen will also pay respects with black armbands on Saturday.Black armbands will be donned by Corowa-Rutherglen’s football and netball players on Saturday as a tribute to Jess McLennan.

The 23-year-old died last week from fatal head injuries sustained in a three-car crash.

Her funeral will take placeThursday at Wodonga District Baptist Church from 11.30am.

The family has asked in lieu of flowers, donations to a nursing scholarship funding –to be established where Miss McLennan studied at CSU –would be appreciated.

The funeral was being organised as a celebration of the young woman’s life.

Anyone attending is asked to wear bright colours and bring along a helium balloon to release at Glenmorus Gardens after the service.

Miss McLennan was an A-grade netballer for the Rutherglen Cats, but, as the club have a bye in the Tallangattta Leaguethis weekend, the Ovens and Murray will hold a tribute.

Corowa-Rutherglen will hold its first game in Rutherglen for 36 years on Saturday.

President Graham Hosier said both football and netball players would honour a young woman well-loved in the community.

“As a respect for the family, because we’re playing at Rutherglen, we’ll wear the black armbands,” he said.

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