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Report: Mac Miller's funeral to be held in Pittsburgh

Miller’s body was placed on a plane in Los Angeles Wednesday morning to be flown to Pittsburgh, according to TMZ. A Jewish service will be held later in the week.

On Tuesday, a vigil was held at Pittsburgh’s Blue Slide Park, for which Miller named his debut album.

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Miller often supported his hometown through his music. A former student at Taylor-Alderdice High School, Miller was a proud Pittsburgher who never forgot where he came from, often talking about home in his songs.

The vigil was organized by Nightfall Records shortly after Miller died.

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Officials with the record company said they just wanted to provide a safe space for people to come out and honor an icon in the music industry.

Miller was found dead Friday in his Los Angeles home.

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An official cause of death has not been released, The Associated Press reported. A spokeswoman for the Los Angeles County coroner’s office told the AP that the results of toxicology tests could take weeks or months.

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