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Tribute to a Legend Kobe Bryant

August 23, 1978 ~ January 26, 2020 (age 41)


Wright Funeral & Cremation Services will hold a memorial service Monday, February 24, 2020 honoring LA Lakers’ Kobe Bryant and those whose lives were lost in a tragic helicopter crash.

The public is invited to attend, sign a register book, watch the memorial service from the Staples center via live stream, and pay their respects beginning at 12:00 Noon.

Kobe Bryant, (1978 – 2020), one of the most talented African American professional basketball players of our time. Born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, he entered the NBA directly from high school. Bryant won five NBA championships. He was an 18-time All-Star, 15-time member of the All-NBA Team, 12-time member of the All-Defensive Team, and the 2008 NBA Most Valuable Player (MVP).

We invite you to light a candle in his memory, or share a brief tribute on the Guest Book page.

Here is space for our local community and fans to remember, honor and pay tribute to "A Legend."


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