Monday 22 July, 2019

VIDEO: Ian Boyne's life celebrated at memorial

Kelly-Ann Boyne touches the casket with the remains of her father, Ian, at the late journalist's funeral service on Sunday.

Kelly-Ann Boyne touches the casket with the remains of her father, Ian, at the late journalist's funeral service on Sunday.

Thousands turned out at the National Indoor Sports Centre on Sunday to bid farewell to celebrated journalist Ian Boyne.

There were lots of tears, but laughter too at the thanksgiving ceremony for Boyne, who died on December 18 after reportedly suffering a series of heart attacks.

Boyne's daughter, Kelly-Ann capped the ceremony with a touching tribute in poetry and speech, which had tears flowing down the faces of some mourners. 

Watch the video below.

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