Steve Jobs’s Funeral Takes Place Friday, Report

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Steve Jobs’s funeral is taking place Friday, October 7th (today), according to a report from The Wall Street Journal. Citing unnamed sources, the newspaper reported that it will be a small, private gathering, and the location of the service has not been leaked.

Steve Jobs
Steve Jobs

Mr. Jobs died on Wednesday, October 5th, one day after his company introduced the iPhone 4S and Siri voice controls for iPhone. The outpouring of emotion was instant and near-universal, but as of now there are no scheduled public services scheduled.

Apple has, however, told fans of Mr. Jobs who, “would like to share your thoughts, memories, and condolences” to e-mail them to

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Lee Dronick

Fair winds and following seas Steve.

Ross Edwards

Given the name of one of the characters, I think this quote is apropos.

PIPPIN: I didn’t think it would end this way.

GANDALF: End?  No, the journey doesn’t end here.  Death is just another path… one that we all must take.  The grey rain-curtain of this world rolls back, and all turns to silver glass—And then you see it.

PIPPIN: What?  Gandalf? ... See what?

GANDALF: White shores.  And beyond… a far green country under a swift sunrise.

PIPPIN (smiling): Well, that isn’t so bad.

GANDALF (softly): No… No, it isn’t.


And we all end up the remains of the day
  Corpse Bride
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Given the name of one of the characters, I think this quote is apropos.


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