The BBC have said Paul Daniels was an "outstanding showman and one of the great entertainers".
Acting director Mark Linsey added: "His long-running magic show delighted viewers, as did his BBC One quiz shows Odd One Out, Wipeout and Every Second Counts and children's favourite Wizbit.
"He will be missed and our thoughts are with his family."
The magician's wife Debbie McGee thanked family and friends for helping her get through the "special day".
The magician has died aged 77 after being diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumour. Here we take a look back at his life.
The TV magician died at home surrounded by his family three weeks after being diagnosed with cancer.