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Kobe Bryant and daughter Gianna buried in a private family service

A public memorial for Kobe, Gianna and the seven other victims involved in the helicopter crash that took their lives is planned for Feb. 24 at Staples Center. 

Jesse Reyes Zaragoza writes a message on a memorial display of Kobe Bryant and his daughter, Gianna in Sacramento, Calif.
Jesse Reyes Zaragoza writes a message on a memorial display of Kobe Bryant and his daughter, Gianna in Sacramento, Calif.
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Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna were buried last week in Orange County at a private family service, according to the Los Angeles Times. The paper cited death certificates, which stated Bryant’s burial took place Feb. 7.

Bryant, 41, and Gianna, 13, were laid to rest at Pacific View Memorial Park in Corona Del Mar, per the Times.

A public memorial for Kobe, Gianna and the seven other victims involved in the helicopter crash that took their lives is planned for Feb. 24 at Staples Center.

On Monday, over 1,000 people attended a memorial service for John, Keri and Alyssa Altobelli at Angel Stadium. Payton Chester, Sarah Chester, Christina Mauser and pilot Ara Zobayan also lost their lives in the accident.

Bryant is survived by his wife, Vanessa, and three daughters Natalia, Bianka and Capri.

Read more at usatoday.com