Matthew Perry, the beloved Friends actor who passed away on October 28, has been laid to rest in Los Angeles. His funeral took place on November 3 at the Forest Lawn Memorial Park in LA, situated near Warner Bros. Studios.
Notably, his fellow Friends cast members, including Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc, and David Schwimmer, attended the service, as reported by PEOPLE magazine.
Perry’s unfortunate demise occurred at his Los Angeles residence due to a suspected drowning. Law enforcement sources reported no discovery of drugs at the scene, and there were no indications of foul play. The Los Angeles County Medical Examiner’s Office stated that the results of a toxicology report are pending.
Perry’s family released a statement expressing their grief over his passing, emphasizing the joy he brought to the world as both an actor and a friend. They acknowledged the overwhelming outpouring of love from his fans.
In a joint statement, Perry’s Friends co-stars, who had become like family over the course of the show’s ten-year run, shared their profound sadness at his loss. They described themselves not merely as castmates but as a family and expressed their intention to provide further words of remembrance and appreciation in due time, extending their thoughts and love to Perry’s family, friends, and admirers worldwide.