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Gary Coleman's Estranged Parents to Attend His Funeral

June 2, 2010 (8:42 am) GMT
Sue and Willie Coleman, who have been estranged from their late son for 20 years, are expected to present at his funeral on either Friday, June 4 or Saturday, June 6.
Gary Coleman

Tragic actor 's estranged parents will attend the late star's funeral in Sandy, Utah this weekend. The former "Diff'rent Strokes" star will be laid to rest at the Lake Hills Mortuary on either Friday, June 4 or Saturday, June 6, according to his attorney Randy Kester.

And Coleman's parents, Sue and Willie Coleman, are expected to join his widow Shannon Price at the ceremony. The actor had been estranged from his folks for 20 years following a 1989 court battle over his finances.

Coleman died on Friday, May 28 at the age of 42 after suffering a brain haemorrhage. Confirming his death was a spokeswoman for a Utah hospital where he was treated. Family members and close friends were at his side when life support was terminated at 2:05 P.M. ET, Janet Frank said.

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