Because the world pays tribute to Anthony Bourdain days after his loss of life, the culinary star was cremated in France on Wednesday, a supply tells PEOPLE.
His ashes will likely be flown again to america on Friday, the supply provides.
The chef, TV present host and writer, 61, was discovered lifeless of suicide in his lodge room in Kaysersberg, France on June eight whereas within the nation filming an upcoming episode of Components Unknown together with his shut good friend French-born chef Eric Ripert.
Talking with PEOPLE, French prosecutor Christian de Rocquigny mentioned there was no proof of foul play or violence concerned in Bourdain’s loss of life.
“Nothing advised the involvement of a 3rd particular person,” Rocquigny mentioned. A medical professional didn’t discover any indicators of violence on Bourdain’s physique and toxicology checks are being carried out, the AP reported.
Upon listening to the information of his loss of life, folks flooded to the late chef’s shuttered New York Metropolis restaurant Les Halles to pay tribute to him by putting flowers, handwritten notes, and numbers for the suicide hotline exterior the boarded up doorways and home windows.
Bourdain’s closest buddies mourned his loss all through the weekend, posting pictures and heartfelt messages on social media.
Chef José Andrés paid tribute to his longtime good friend, writing on Twitter: “I do know you’re on a Ferry going to someplace wonderful… You continue to had so many locations to point out us, whispering to our souls the good potentialities past what we may see with our personal eyes. You solely noticed magnificence in all folks. You’ll at all times journey with me.”
Andrew Zimmern shared that he was going to put on his late good friend’s boots within the wake of his loss of life, acknowledging that “Tony was a symphony.”
“Anthony gave all of himself in all the things that he did,” she wrote on Twitter. “His good, fearless spirit touched and impressed so many, and his generosity knew no bounds. He was my love, my rock, my protector. I’m past devastated. My ideas are together with his household. I might ask that you simply respect their privateness and mine.”
Should you or somebody you realize is contemplating suicide, please contact the Nationwide Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (8255), textual content “assist” to the Disaster Textual content Line at 741-741 or go to suicidepreventionlifeline.org.