Bryant’s death at the age of 41 was a shock to the entire sports world. Now on the day of the memorial for both Bryant and his daughter, Gianna, those around the sports world are already paying tribute.
Hours before the memorial gets going at the house that Kobe built, the messages for him are both passionate and sad.
Pacific Park on the Santa Monica Pier will honor Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant on the 90-foot-tall Ferris Wheel featuring ‘LA + ❤️ + 24” and “LA + ❤️ + 8’ along with displays of gold and purple colored patterns on Monday from Sunset to Midnight. #KobeFarewell pic.twitter.com/NpKKxw0ktU— James H. Williams (@JHWreporter) February 24, 2020
Tomorrow is my youngest son’s 15th birthday. When I asked him what he wanted he said to attend #KobeFarewell and say goodbye to his hero— Holly Robinson Peete (@hollyrpeete) February 24, 2020
So… we are going this morning. It’s going to be an emotional day.
Sending healing prayers to Vanessa and the family. pic.twitter.com/GVhffnK4Cv
Today is the memorial service for #KobeBryant in Los Angeles. RIP young man along with you daughter Gigi and the victims of that horrible accident. May God give your families peace and blessings moving forward.— Wayne Dupree (@WayneDupreeShow) February 24, 2020
Thank you for this message.#KobeFarewell #KobeBryant #KobeRIP pic.twitter.com/K0yXtAhbF0
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