Monjack buried next to wife Brittany Murphy

New York, May 28 (IANS) British screenwriter Simon Monjack has been laid to rest next to his wife Brittany Murphy at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Los Angeles.

‘It was Simon’s wish to be laid to rest next to her,’ quoted family spokesman Roger Neal as saying.

Brittany’s mother Sharon Murphy and Monjack’s mother Linda spoke at the service. ‘Sharon was very strong and spoke about how much she loved Simon, and how now Simon and Brittany are together, Neal added.

About 75 friends and family members gathered to bid farewell to Monjack, who died Sunday. The cause of death is still under investigation.