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Chris Rock and Sarah Silverman Paid Tribute at Greg Giraldo's Funeral

October 6, 2010 (6:30 am) GMT
Rock and Silverman, as well as Colin Quinn and Jon Stewart, paid their last respects to Giraldo as the comedian was laid to rest at a private funeral in The Hamptons in Long Island on October 5.
Chris Rock and Sarah Silverman Paid Tribute at Greg Giraldo's Funeral

Comedians and were among the stars who paid tribute to tragic funnyman Greg Giraldo as he was laid to rest in New York on Tuesday, October 5. Giraldo passed away last week, on September 29, five days after he was admitted to hospital following an accidental drug overdose.

A memorial stand-up show was held in his honor at the Governor's Comedy Club in Levittown, New York on Friday, October 1. A private funeral for family and friends took place in The Hamptons in Long Island on Tuesday, where comedian Colin Quinn delivered a heartfelt speech about his late pal in front of fellow mourners including Rock, Silverman and .

Greg Giraldo is known for his celebrity roast appearances. He had also become a judge on "Last Comic Standing".

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