The family’s spokesman, Michael Kobold, spoke to the press at the Boscolo Exedra Hotel in Rome, Italy.
The remains are reportedly being flown to New York City, with a funeral set for Thursday (June 27) in Manhattan.
“On behalf of the Gandolfini family, I would like to thank the Italian authorities for all the assistance they have rendered in expediting the formalities necessary to repatriate James Gandolfini‘s remains to the United States.”
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