Kevin Costner To Speak At Whitney Houston’s Funeral
Actor Kevin Costner, now 57, who co-starred alongside Whitney Houston in the 1992 film “The Bodyguard,” will speak at the late singer’s funeral this Saturday, a family source tells PEOPLE. Expected to perform are Whitney’s godmother Aretha Franklin, Stevie Wonder, and Alicia Keys. Whitney’s longtime mentor, Clive Davis, will also speak.
The eulogy will be given by longtime family friend, Pastor Marvin Winans.
The invitation-only funeral will take place this Saturday at the New Hope Baptist Church in Whitney’s hometown, Newark, New Jersey. Newark police are expected to shut down several blocks around the church.
Following the service, Whitney will be laid to rest at the Fair View Cemetery in Westfield, New Jersey.