'The Wire' actor Michael K. Williams' funeral held in Pennsylvania Tuesday

Michael K. Williams
Michael K. Williams poses for the 2021 Critics Choice Awards on March 07, 2021 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Photo credit Arturo Holmes/Getty Images for ABA
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Family members and friends were set to hold a private funeral service for actor Michael K. Williams in Pennsylvania Tuesday morning, according to a report.

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The funeral for the 54-year-old actor and community activist, who was found dead inside his Brooklyn apartment last week, was scheduled for 10 a.m. at Hooper Memorial Home in Harrisburg, the New York Post reported.

Funeral home manager Jonathan Branam told the outlet he could not say where Williams would be buried.

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Williams’ loved ones are also planning to hold memorial services for him in New York City and Los Angeles, he said.

Williams, whose prolific, Emmy Award-winning acting career included roles on “The Wire,” “Boardwalk Empire” and “The Night Of,” was found in the living room of his Williamsburg apartment with drug paraphernalia near him, the outlet previously reported.

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