Private Funeral for Matthew Perry Attended by 'Friends' Co-Stars
Matthew Perry was buried during a private funeral at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Los Angeles, near the Warner Bros. studios where "Friends" was filmed. This ceremony took place on Friday.
The private funeral was attended by loved ones, including Perry's "Friends" co-stars: Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc and David Schwimmer.
Matthew Perry, best known for his role as Chandler Bing on "Friends," tragically passed away on October 28 at the age of 54.
He was found dead in a hot tub at his Los Angeles home after playing pickleball. The cause of death cannot be confirmed until toxicology reports are available.
On October 30, Aniston, Cox, Kudrow, LeBlanc, and Schwimmer released an exclusive joint statement to PEOPLE.
In which deep sorrow was expressed over the loss of Matthew Perry. He emphasized that they were not just classmates but considered themselves a family.
Matthew Perry's family also issued a statement to the public on October 29.
In which he expressed grief over the loss of his beloved son and brother. He mentioned the happiness he gave to the world as both an actor and a friend.
Matthew Perry spoke openly about his struggle with drug addiction. His memoir, "Friends, Lovers, and the Big Terrible Thing," was released on November 1, 2022.