Eddie Van Halen has been cremated, according to TMZ, who obtained a record of the dying certificate.
The ashes of the Van Halen co-founder, who died at age 65 adhering to a battle with throat cancer on Oct. 6, went to his son Wolfgang. For each the outlet, Eddie’s needs were being to have his ashes scattered in the ocean off Malibu, the coastal Southern California town where he lived.
Wolfgang, 29, was Van Halen’s youngest member. The band, whose final lineup also consisted of Eddie’s brother Alex Van Halen and David Lee Roth, officially broke up when Eddie died. Wolfgang now performs with the band Mammoth WVH.
Eddie died with his wife Janie Liszewski by his side. The two tied the knot in 2009. Wolfgang, who is the son of Eddie and his initially wife, actress Valerie Bertinelli, confirmed the news of his father’s loss of life on Instagram.
“I are unable to think I am possessing to produce this, but my father, Edward Lodewijk Van Halen, has missing his extensive and arduous struggle with cancer this early morning,” Wolfgang shared with his followers at the time. “He was the most effective father I could ever talk to for. Every single second I’ve shared with him on and off phase was a reward. My coronary heart is damaged and I really don’t assume I will at any time thoroughly get better from this decline. I like you so substantially, Pop.”