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Fellow Celebs Pay Tribute to Gary Coleman at Dinner

July 13, 2010 (10:08 am) GMT
Coleman's 'Diff'rent Strokes' co-star Todd Bridges was among those sharing their memories about the late actor during a dinner on Monday, July 12.
Gary Coleman

's friends gathered in Los Angeles on Monday, July 12 to honor the late actor's memory with a dinner. Coleman's "Diff'rent Strokes" co-star Todd Bridges was among the guests who gathered at Beverly Hills restaurant Il Cielo for the memorial, organized by the former child star's pals.

Around 30 people were said to have showed up to tell "fun stories" about Coleman and indulge in his favorite foods, including mini burgers made of Kobe beef, reports TMZ.com.

Coleman died in May after suffering a brain hemorrhage following a fall at his home in Utah. His remains were later cremated in June at Lake Hills Memorial Mortuary in Salt Lake City, in accordance with his wishes that he did not want to have a funeral service and did not want to be buried.

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