Shortly before rush hour on May 21, Cheng used a 10-centimeter (3-inch) knife in a train car traveling along the metro system's longest stretch between two stations to slash passengers in the chest and stomach, in some cases as they slept.
A procession immediately following the memorial service will pass U. S. Cellular Field, the home of the White Sox where a statue of Minoso stands.
In lieu of flowers, the family has asked donations be made in Minoso's memory to Chicago White Sox Charities by visiting www.whitesox.com/donate .
Authorities went after five students after they broke off from 200 other demonstrators locked in a standoff at a Letpadan monastery, an Associated Press photographer and other witnesses said.
Many of the early reforms implemented since President Thein Sein's nominally civilian government took office in 2011 have stalled or started rolling back, with hundreds of people arrested for staging public rallies and the jailing of several journalists.