Scott Weiland laid to rest in Hollywood

  • Bang Showbiz
  • 14 December 2015
Scott Weiland

Scott Weiland

Scott Weiland was buried in Los Angeles on Thursday (10.12.15) at a funeral at Hollywood's Forever Cemetery

Scott Weiland was laid to rest at the Los Angeles Hollywood Forever Cemetery on Thursday (10.12.15).

Members of Velvet Revolver and Stone Temple Pilots paid respect to their former bandmate, who passed away in his sleep aged 48 on December 3.

Chris Kushner - the wife of Velvet Revolver guitarist Dave Kushner -took to social media along with many other stars to pay tribute to the departed rock god.

In a post remembering Weiland on Instagram, she said: "A very sad day when [you] bury a friend. He was a good man. Don't believe everything [you] read. Remember, we were all there. (sic)"

She described the funeral as being "filled [with] love and funny beautiful stories about Scott (sic)".

Many other stars have remembered Weiland, who leaves behind two children, Noah, 15, and Lucy, 13, and his wife Jamie Wachtel.

Motley Crue's Nikki Sixx tweeted: "Sad to hear about Scott's passing .I hope it wasn't drugs. The saddest part of the story is his kids and family being left behind. RIP (sic)"

Former Nirvana bassist Krist Novoselic wrote: "Really sorry to hear about Scott Weiland. (sic)"

And Blink 182's Travis Barker tweeted: "Very sad news, rest in peace #ScottWeiland #toosoon (sic)"

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