Public memorial to be held for singer Jenni Rivera
Jenni Rivera attends a press conference on Friday, Aug. 24, 2012, in Woodland Hills, California. (AP/ Todd Williamson)
The Associated Press
Published Tuesday, December 18, 2012 1:14PM EST
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, California, 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.