Family of Late Music Icon Make Funeral Announcement

May 22, 2018May 22, 2018

A stunning news story made headlines recently after the body of a famous musician was found. Tim Bergling, best known as DJ Avicii, has died at the age of 28.

A representative for Avicii released the following statement:

"It is with profound sorrow that we announce the loss of Tim Bergling, also known as Avicii. He was found dead in Muscat, Oman this Friday afternoon local time, April 20th. The family is devastated and we ask everyone to please respect their need for privacy in this difficult time. No further statements will be given."

Now, Avicci's family is releasing a statement about his death. In it, they thanked fans and said they are holding tight to Tim's memories through his songs.

"We would like to thank you for the support and the loving words about our son and brother. We are so grateful for everyone who loved Tim’s music and have precious memories of his songs. Thank you for all the initiatives taken to honor Tim, with public gatherings, church bells ringing out his music, tributes at Coachella and moments of silence around the world. We are grateful for the privacy during this difficult time. Our wish is that it continues that way. With love, The Tim Bergling Family."

Avicii's family has now made an announcement about his upcoming funeral. Please join us in praying for them as they mourn the loss of Tim.

“There have been many inquiries regarding the funeral arrangements for Tim Bergling, known by music fans as Avicii,” the statement reads. “The Bergling family has now confirmed that the funeral will be private, in the presence of the people who were closest to Tim. They kindly ask media to respect this. There is no additional information forthcoming.”

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