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Private Robin Gibb funeral to be held next week

Britain's Robin Gibb performs in the park of Ledreborg Castle near Roskilde, Denmark, Saturday Aug. 15, 2009. (Polfoto, Jens Dige)

May 30, 2012 12:00:00 AM PDT
A private funeral service for Bee Gees star Robin Gibb will be held next week.

The Gibb family said Wednesday they will have a small service on June 8 for close family and friends. A public memorial service will take place later in the year. No other details were disclosed.

Gibb died May 20 at the age of 62 after a long battle with cancer.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.