The funeral for the six-time Grammy award winning superstar Whitney Houston will be held Saturday, February 18, 2012 at her childhood New Jersey church.
The service is set for noon at New Hope Baptist Church in Newark, New Jersey according to Carolyn Whigham of Whigham Funeral Home.
The ceremony burial will be private open to invited guests only. Reporters must remain outside during the service.
Houston was found dead at the age of 48 in the bathtub in her hotel room at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Saturday, February 11. Cause of death is still unknown. Toxicology results should be available in six to eight weeks.