Jenni Rivera's remains to be cremated: report

13 Dec 2012
updated at 14h44
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According to Mexican newspaper, Reforma, Jenni Rivera ’s remains will be cremated and her funeral services held at the Guadalupe Premier Funeral Home in San Nicolas, Nuevo Leon, Mexico.

Photo: Getty Images, Reforma via Terra Mexico

"Two days ago [Monday] the person who oversees cremation services [at the funeral home], requested a special urn, in the color that Jenni wanted.  They’re [Guadalupe Premier] are our customers, fortunately, we had one of these urns left,” said Alejandro Hernandez , director of Urnas.com , the same company that manufactured urns for soccer players Miguel Calero and Antonio de Nigris.

He added: "The funeral home, not her [Jenni’s] relatives, called us to request a bright, red colored urn.”

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The Rivera family also ordered a coffin in the same color from the funeral home.

“The urn is bronze, weighs about a kilo and a half [approximately 3.3 lbs.] and is about 30 centimeters tall,” revealed Hernandez, who reportedly delivered the order, yesterday.

The piece also has a gold colored plaque with Jenni’s name, date of birth and death, engraved on it.

Officials are expected to deliver Jenni’s remains to her family, tomorrow.




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