Bogan HS football player's funeral to be held Saturday

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Wednesday, October 28, 2015
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Andre Smith (#3) playing for Rich Central HS in 2013 (Courtesy of and a recent picture of Smith provided by his brother.

CHICAGO (WLS) -- A funeral will be held Saturday for a Chicago high school football player who died after a game.

Andre Smith played for Bogan High School on Chicago's Far South Side. He died after taking a hit to the head during last Thursday's game.

The wake will be held at Living Word Christian Center in Forest Park, located at 7600 West Roosevelt Road, at 10:15 a.m. The funeral will be held at 11 a.m.