The children of Bodom founder Alexi Laiho were born on 1 Buried on January 28th at a private funeral service in his home country Finland 28

Laiho was only 41 years old at the time of his death in late 2020, although news of his death did not become known until the beginning of the New Year It was said that the Bodom guitarist and singer had been struggling with long-term health problems in recent years had what contributed to its premature end

The musician’s widow, Kelli Wright-Laiho, shared two photos from the service on Instagram The first is the utility that confirms the previously unreported date of his death – December 29, 2020 In the second photo in the slideshow post, Laiho’s coffin is in front of a Christian altar decorated with flowers

Wright-Laiho wrote, “Although Shelby and I came on Nov. We were still able to share this heartbreakingly beautiful day with Alexi’s closest friends on January 1st. As my family @annalaiho and @roopekaukinen, I would like to see them trust me with all the arrangements “

Addressing her late husband, she continued, “My perfect love, your memory is sown in our hearts where it will forever remain, cherished and honored”

After a tour in support of her 10th Album Hexed disbanded Children of Bodom after three members left at the same time: Henkka T Blacksmith, Jaska Raatikainen and Janne Wirman, who were all original members of the band Laiho then formed the branch group Bodom After Midnight, named after the popular track Follow the Reaper, and a new release was due out in 2021

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