Tom Petty reportedly honored by friends and family at private ceremony

Tom Petty Memorialized at Private Funeral in Pacific Palisades

Tom Petty reportedly honored by friends and family at private ceremony

At that time, his manager said, "On behalf of the Tom Petty family we are devastated to announce the untimely death of our father, husband, brother, leader and friend Tom Petty".

Petty's daughter, Los Angeles artist AnnaKim Violette, shared images on Instagram that appeared to be from the ceremony including one of the Golden Lotus Archway at the Self-Realization Fellowship Lake Shrine in Pacific Palisades, California, where George Harrison's funeral was held in 2001.

Tom Petty died October 2 after suffering cardiac arrest in Los Angeles.

Tom Petty was awesome.

AnnaKim Petty captioned the photo of the shirt: "Who gets a ringer t shirt at a funeral".

An autopsy was conducted in early October, Los Angeles County coroner spokesman Ed Winter told the Associated Press.

According to Wonderwall, those who attended Petty's funeral this month, including some big names like producers Rick Rubin and Jimmy Iovene, and actor Sean Penn, received a tote bag containing a Tom Petty T-shirt.

Tom Petty, performing in Wellington on May 10, 1980.

Petty and the Heartbreakers were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2002, when they were described by organisers as "the quintessential American individualists", capturing the voice of the American everyman.

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