Hundreds of fans have packed the indoor complex to show their final respects to the 23-year-old phenomenal sports man.
Late Ottio's casket arrived at the Sir John Guise indoor stadium carried by his Kumuls and former Hunters teammates.
In attendance is Moresby South and Lands Minister Justin Tkatchenko, Vice Sports Minister Wesley Raminai and other senior statesmen.
The funeral service celebrant, Reverand Oika Gabutu, has taken the podium to deliver the sermon of the day.
More to follow…