Coolio has been cremated and his ashes will reportedly be encased in jewellery for his family. A death certificate obtained by TMZ says a farewell cremation ceremony the late rapper, born Artis Leon Ivey Jr and who died last month aged 59, has already been held.
The outlet said a representative for the ‘Gangsta’s Paradise’ singer, who has 10 children, told them his kids will get a pendant to hold the ashes, along with a necklace.
It added: “A few other close family members will get them as well. ” TMZ also reported on Friday (07. 10. 22) each of the rapper’s sons and daughters will “get to pick customised inscriptions for their jewellery” and “the rest of Coolio's ashes will go into an urn once all the necklaces are distributed”.
Coolio shared four of his children, Artisha, Brandi, Jackie, and Artis, with ex-wife Josefa Salinas whom he divorced in 2000.Read more on msn.com