Public Memorial For Kobe And Crash Victims Announced


The public memorial for Kobe Bryant, his daughter Gianna, Payton Chester (13), Sarah Chester (45), Alyssa Altobelli (14), Keri Altobelli (46), John Altobelli (56), Christina Mauser (38) and the pilot Ara Zobayan (50) will be held Feb. 24th at Staples Center.

Such horrific news that STILL has so many shocked and saddened...it still feels like its NOT REAL🙁

We know Staples Center has been the site that THOUSANDS have been retreating to. Officials just collected the thousands of items that were left at the make shift memorial outside and around LA Live; basketballs, artwork, teddy bears, jerseys, flowers, balloons and more.

Grieving fans have also left items and have been paying their respects at the crash site in Calabasas.

Now something 'official'...not that that will make ANY pain or sadness go away...but it is happening on Monday the 24th...details are in the works.

No announced plans about tickets or if it will be televised and or streamed. We will let you know as soon as more info is available.

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