Jenni Rivera public memorial set in California

Jenni Rivera public memorial set in California

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LONG BEACH, Calif. - Dec. 10: A general view of atmosphere at a candellight vigil for singer Jenni Rivera on Dec.10, in Long Beach, California.

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The Associated Press

Posted on December 19, 2012 at 11:40 AM

LOS ANGELES  -- A public memorial service for Latin music star Jenni Rivera will be held Wednesday in Southern California.

A brother, Pedro Rivera Jr., will lead a 10 a.m. ceremony at the Gibson Amphitheatre in Universal City, according to a family statement.

Her burial will be private.

Rivera was born in Long Beach, Calif., but became a superstar in Mexico.

The 43-year-old singer and six others died on Dec. 9 in a Learjet crash in northern Mexico.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.

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