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Whitney Houston Laid to Rest

Whitney Houston Laid to Rest

Whitney Houston was laid to rest on Sunday (February 19) in a private ceremony held in Westfield, New Jersey.

The singer was buried next to her father, who died in 2003, according to the Associated Press.

Fans reportedly gathered near the funeral home in the morning and some “even slowly ran alongside the hearse as it began the journey to [her] gravesite.”

On Saturday, close friends and family gathered for Whitney‘s invitation-only funeral held at the Newark church where she used to sing as a child.

Whitney died February 11 in Beverly Hills, Calif., at the age of 48.

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26 Responses to “Whitney Houston Laid to Rest”

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  1. 1
    sarafina56 Says:

    Goodbye Whitney R.I.P……..

  2. 2
    Sara Says:

    She had such a beautiful voice.
    R.I.P.

  3. 3
    Opal Says:

    So much love, Ms. Houston and your family.

    May we all be reminded to be a little kinder to ourselves and to each other.

    Peace and light, all.

  4. 4
    Kat Says:

    I miss her already :(
    RIP Whitney

  5. 5
    Bell Says:

    RIP

  6. 6
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    hello777 Says:

    RIP.

  8. 8
    Manny Says:

    Watched the funeral and found I was moved several times but none as much as watching her coffin leaving the church while listening to her singing I’ll Always Love You. RIP Whitney.

  9. 9
    offtheproperty Says:

    She always gave us her best.
    And her best was always The Best !
    Love you always Whitney Houston!!!

  10. 10
    Too bad Says:

    I think I still don’t realise it :/ …. Ugh. Rest in Peace Lady Houston, we all will always love you<3

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    ali Says:

    god bless your soul whitney
    you will be missed .
    no one will ever take your place
    you were the greatest of all .

    RIP

  12. 12
    TIMEKEEPER Says:

    I felt like I lost my big sister. It hit me hard at the end of her service when her casket was being wheeled out to her singing ” I will always love you”. It hurts to know how much her handlers stood in the way of her getting the help she needed. I am really not trying to cast a stone , but I feel in my heart Bobby Brown has a lot to do with this. He sure proved me closer to that truth with his public “showout” at her funeral. Was it me, or his big fat ego took over? If he truly loved Whitney as he claimed then why did he go against what was requested of him to attend the funeral? It was Whitney’s day, and the little tu*rd tried to throw in some of his drama. Why oh why did someone just throw his broke a*s*s* out of Whitney’s life before all this happened? It was obvious to me she was not strong enough on her own. Rest in peace Miss Whitney, you will always be missed, we love you dearly.

  13. 13
    You forgot Says:

    Loved her and her acting.
    May she find peace that she did not find her.

  14. 14
    LooLoo Says:

    @Brandon Hilton:

    Seriously. STOP! Trust me, this is not getting you any new fans . . .

  15. 15
    R.I.P Whitney Says:

    I’m going to miss whitney but I’ll never forget about her! I’m still going to listen to her music like if she’s still alive! she had a nice voice and knew how to use it!

  16. 16
    Cariblogger Says:

    RIP Whitney.. We will always love you.

  17. 17
    Tracy Says:

    Every time I see her pic now, my eyes tear up. I miss her already! :(

  18. 18
    julia njeru Says:

    i really loved you and your songs Whitney ,I miss u already.Will forever listen to your lovely music.R.I.P my star.

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    jebsr Says:

    First I’d like to say “Goodbye to Whitney”, she is the greatest!, second I hate the fact that the news, tried to say what happen to her before they knew anything…. a persons past is not to be judged, she was seeking help, and getting some, hopefully that counts for something!…. People say “God took her to early”, I say “God took her, because we had her so long, and now it’s his turn to have her… in heaven….. God like her voice too”. She will be missed, and news people get the facts first, then report the news!.

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    Zoe Moon Says:

    To the beautiful Whitney Houston, you can rest in peace now. Nobody can hurt you anymore. The demons that plagued your life are gone now, I will miss you terribly. There will never be anyone like you again.

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    love Says:

    will miss you greatly! RIP Whitney!!!!

  22. 22
    Stephanie Nixon Says:

    I miss you Whitney, may you have peace and rest in the arms of the Lord! You will always be in my heart and thanks for sharing your beautiful gift with the world.

  23. 23
    Jane Patton Says:

    Goodby beautiful lady. The greatest voice of all time!

  24. 24
    deea Says:

    RIP you wonderful being.

  25. 25
    SHERREALMADDOX Says:

    WELL THINGS LIKE THAT ARE REALLY BAD AND I DO NOT KNOW WHAT TO DO IF THAT WAS ME IN THAT MATTER I FELL BAD FOR BOBBIEKRISTINA AND I LOVE THEM ALL SHE IS FROM THE SAME CITY JERSEY LOVE NIPPY ALWAYS JERSEY 5000

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