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Kobe & Gigi were honored by friends and family last Friday in Corona Del Mar, California.
According to Entertainment Tonight, Kobe and Giana were laid to rest, two weeks after the news of their tragic helicopter crash. The source told ET, the funeral for the two was held at Pacific View Memorial Park in Corona Del Mar, last Friday, February 7. “Vanessa and the family wanted a private service to mourn their loss,” the said. “The ceremony was extremely hard for everyone as it’s still hard for them to grasp they lost two beautiful souls.”
The public memorial is still scheduled for Monday February 24, at the Staples Center in Downtown Los Angeles.
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, made a statement about how Los Angeles will handle the memorial saying, “We are one city that believes in each other, believes in something bigger than ourselves. We will absolutely do everything to make sure that this is done so that everybody can come to it as well,” he told E! News.
Rest in peace Kobe, Gigi and the 7 other beautiful souls we lost. We miss you everyday!