Traffic on Commonwealth Avenue in Newton today will likely be backed up from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. for the Myra Kraft funeral at .
The funeral is scheduled for 10 a.m. and there will be limited satellite parking available at the , according to the Patriots' web site. Shuttle service will be offered from the law school to the temple.
Large, electronic signs have been placed along Commonwealth Avenue alerting drivers to heavy traffic conditions during the funeral service hours. Commuters are encouraged to seek alternate routes, if possible.
In lieu of flowers, the Kraft family has asked that donations be made in Myra’s name at the Myra Kraft Giving Back Scholarship Fund at the Boys and Girls Clubs of Boston.
Myra Kraft Giving Back Scholarship Fund:
50 Congress Street, Suite 730
Boston, MA 02109