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Luther Vandross’s casket at his funeral

Pallbearers carry the casket of singer Luther Vandross at his memorial service at Riverside Church in New York City. This was on July 8, 2005. Luther Vandross was born in 1951, and was 54 years old when he died of a heart attack on July 1, 2005.

See our biography of Luther Vandross