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Russell Crowe bids farewell to late father John Alexander Crowe at funeral

Russell crowe he has fired his late father John Alexander Crowe at a memorial service in Coffs Harbor.

John Alexander passed away on March 30. He was 85 years old.

READ MORE: Russell Crowe prepares to bid farewell to beloved father John Alexander Crowe at a memorial service two months after his death

Russell took to Twitter and Instagram on the afternoon of Saturday, June 5, to share snapshots of the memorial service, which took place near the gladiator Star property at Nana Glen in the New South Wales seaside town of Coffs Harbor.

Russell Crowe shared pictures from his father’s memorial service on Saturday, June 5 (Instagram)

The Thor: love and thunder actor initially shared four images from the service to his Twitter and Instagram without a caption around three in the afternoon, before sharing a video later in the evening.

A chapel, a marquee, and attendees were shown in Russell’s pictures.

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So russell shared a video of what appears to be the beginning of the memorial, where guests can be seen sitting and standing, listening to a string quartet. Look up.

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Russell Crowe posted a photo of the marquee installed for his father’s memorial. (Instagram)

“The best quote from the tribute to my father today, my father to his granddaughter,” the 57-year-old wrote in a caption accompanying the video.

“‘Don’t go out with a glass half full, people with a glass half empty … hang out with people who know that the glass can always be refilled.'”

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On Friday June 4, Russell shared the moving story behind the chapel that hosted the memorial service.

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Guests queuing to enter the John Alexander Crowe memorial service. (Instagram)

“Weddings, string quartets, soloists, opera singers, meditation, prayer, yoga … the chapel has hosted many things over the years. Tomorrow it will host its first funeral / memorial,” Russell tweeted on Friday.

“My dad loved this building. He was fascinated with it. I’m pretty sure he would be pleased.”

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Russell owns a farm in the region and John Alexander had lived in the same area for the past 25 years.

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Guests attend John Alexander Crowe memorial service (Instagram)

The father and son duo had been quarantined together at Russell’s farm at the height of the coronavirus pandemic.

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Russell requested that, in lieu of flowers, both fans and mourners donate to the Charlie Teo Foundation, an organization that researches and raises awareness about brain cancer, if they wish to pay their respects.

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A photo of John Alexander Crowe posted by Russell Crowe. (Twitter)

Russell shared the news of John Alexander’s death on Twitter.

John Alexander died suddenly aboard a flight from Sydney to Coffs Harbor in late March.

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He had turned 85 just two weeks earlier.

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Russell Crowe’s father and mother at the 2005 Cinderella Man Los Angeles premiere. (WireImage)

“I returned to the bush last night. Today, although the sun is shining and the torrential rain has subsided, this date will always be tinged with sadness,” Russell wrote.

“My dear old man, my beautiful papa, the gentlest of men, has passed away.”

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