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USA: Memorial service held for Altobelli family who died in Kobe Bryant crash

United States, Anaheim
February 11, 2020 at 11:11 GMT +00:00 · Published

A public service to honour the lives of the Altobelli family was held at the Angel Stadium in Anaheim, California on Monday. Baseball coach John Altobelli, his wife Keri and their daughter Alyssa passed away along with basketball legend Kobe Bryant, his daughter Gianna and four others in a helicopter crash two weeks ago.

John Altobelli, known among family and friends as Alto, was the head coach of the Orange Coast College baseball team, and had been preparing for his 28th season at the helm of the team just after conquering his fourth state championship last season.

A memorial for Bryant and his daughter Gianna is expected to be held later this month, on February 24, at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California.

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A public service to honour the lives of the Altobelli family was held at the Angel Stadium in Anaheim, California on Monday. Baseball coach John Altobelli, his wife Keri and their daughter Alyssa passed away along with basketball legend Kobe Bryant, his daughter Gianna and four others in a helicopter crash two weeks ago.

John Altobelli, known among family and friends as Alto, was the head coach of the Orange Coast College baseball team, and had been preparing for his 28th season at the helm of the team just after conquering his fourth state championship last season.

A memorial for Bryant and his daughter Gianna is expected to be held later this month, on February 24, at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California.

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