Reeva Steenkamp funeral

The family of model Reeva Steenkamp held a private funeral ceremony in her home town of Port Elizabeth on Tuesday, the same day as the prosecution set out its case against Oscar Pistorius.

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Funeral of Reeva Steenkamp to be closed to the public

According to South African media, the funeral of Reeva Steenkamp will be held at Victoria Park Crematorium. It will be closed to the public and the media.

Reeva Steenkamp led campaigns and commercials for some of South Africa's biggest brands
Reeva Steenkamp led campaigns and commercials for some of South Africa's biggest brands Credit: Capacity Relations

Staff of St Dominic's Priory, the school Reeva Steenkamp went to, are expected to send a delegation to the crematorium chapel to honour her memory. Family friend Wendy Michell said everyone in Port Elizabeth had been affected by Steenkamp's death.

Family to hold private funeral for Reeva Steenkamp

The family of model Reeva Steenkamp will hold a private funeral ceremony in her home town of Port Elizabeth on Tuesday, the same day as the prosecution sets out its case against Oscar Pistorius.

Reeva Steenkamp
Reeva Steenkamp Credit: Capacity Relations/Reuters

The funeral will take place 1,000km from the court where Oscar Pistorius will find out if he will be given bail.

Read tributes to Reeva Steenkamp, described as 'angel on earth'.

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