The funeral arrangements for Rene Angelil, husband of Canadian singing superstar Celine Dion have been announced.
Dion’s publicist confirmed on Friday that the funeral will take place on Friday, January 22nd at Notre Dame Basilica in Montreal, the same church where he wed Dion some 21 years ago, in accordance with his final wishes.
A wake is also scheduled to be held on Thursday the 21st between 2 p.m. and 9 p.m. where the public will be able to pay their respects.
Meanwhile, a celebration of Angelil’s life will be held on February 3rd at Caesars Palace Colosseum in Las Vegas.
The Montreal native passed away at his home in Las Vegas on Thursday morning after a long battle with throat cancer.
He was 73 years of age.