iOS app Android app More

Whitney Houston Funeral Livestream; Service To Be Broadcast Online

Whitney Houston

02/15/12 07:38 PM ET  AP

NEW YORK — Fans worldwide who want to bid Whitney Houston farewell will be able to watch her private funeral on the Internet.

Her publicist, Kristen Foster, announced that The Associated Press will be allowed a camera at the Saturday ceremony in Newark, N.J. The AP will stream the service on . The event also will be available to broadcasters via satellite. http://livestream.com/aplive

Houston was born in Newark. She died in Beverly Hills, Calif., on Saturday at the age of 48. Her body was flown back to her native New Jersey on Monday.

The service will be at New Hope Baptist Church, where she sang as a child. She will be buried in Fair View Cemetery in Westfield, where her father, John Russell Houston Jr., was buried in 2003.

Related on HuffPost:

Fans remember Whitney in Los Angeles.
Launch Slideshow
 HIDE THUMBNAILS
SHARE
BACK TO ARTICLE
1 of 19
PLAY ALL
VOTE ON THIS SLIDE

ADVERTISEMENT

FOLLOW HUFFPOST CELEBRITY

Filed by Katelyn Mullen  |