Kobe Bryant and his 13-year-old daughter, Gianna, were laid to rest on Friday at a cemetery in Southern California. Their deaths shook up the nation on January 26 after dying in a helicopter crash. Los Angeles County officials were able to release their death certificates on Tuesday.
Their final resting place is in Corona Del Mar, California, at the Pacific View Memorial Park. The cemetery isn’t far from the Pacific Ocean. It about to hours away. However, it is only a 10-minute drive from the family’s church, Our Lady Queen of Angels.
Currently, there are no details on their graveside service. The Bryants are Catholic. Not too long before his death did he visit the chapel.
On Kobe Bryant’s death certificate, it names him as an author, producer, and athlete. On Gianna’s, it names her as a coach and a student. There will be a public celebration of their lives at the Staple Center in L.A. on February 24. However, there is no information about ticket availability.
The crash happened in the hills of Calabasas, California, which is 30 miles northwest of downtown Los Angeles. Other victims of the crash include Alyssa Altobelli and Payton Chester, who were Gianna’s teammates. Also, Alyssa’s parents, John and Kari, as well as Payton’s mother, Sarah. Lastly, the assistant girls’ basketball coach, Christina Mauser, and the helicopter pilot, Ara Zobayan.
Kobe Bryant And Daughter Funeral Service Was Last Friday
On Monday, there as a memorial service at Angel Stadium in Anaheim for the Altobelli’s. According to the Los Angeles County Medical Examiner-Coroner, earlier in February, the families of the crash victims received their remains. The cause of death for all nine of the victims was blunt force trauma. However, the cause of death was entered as an accident.
The group was to appear for a basketball game at the Mamba Sports Academy in Thousand Oaks, California.