Celebration of life planned for 1-year anniversary of the death of Yonkers native DMX

A one-year celebration of life will take place Saturday beginning at 10 a.m. with a prayer and balloon release at his gravesite in Oakland Cemetery.

News 12 Staff

Apr 9, 2022, 2:52 AM

Updated 836 days ago

Share:

Saturday marks one year since the death of rap legend and Yonkers native DMX.
A one-year celebration of life will take place Saturday beginning at 10 a.m. with a prayer and balloon release at his gravesite in Oakland Cemetery.
There will then be a ride out from the cemetery to the Nepperhan Community Center. The ride out will end on School Street where DMX grew up.


More from News 12
1:48
A look back at President Biden, VP Harris' visits to the Hudson Valley

A look back at President Biden, VP Harris' visits to the Hudson Valley

1:38
Gloomy skies, showers and storms through Thursday in the Hudson Valley

Gloomy skies, showers and storms through Thursday in the Hudson Valley

1:47
'I don't know what the answer is.' Newburgh residents may have to live with dangerous intersection indefinitely

'I don't know what the answer is.' Newburgh residents may have to live with dangerous intersection indefinitely

1:29
Oklahoma woman sentenced to 4-12 years for fatal drunk-driving crash in Newburgh

Oklahoma woman sentenced to 4-12 years for fatal drunk-driving crash in Newburgh

1:42
Special election in Yorktown today will fill vacant Town Council seat

Special election in Yorktown today will fill vacant Town Council seat

Made in the Hudson Valley: 'Mr. Croissant' bakery brings world-class pastries to Middletown

Made in the Hudson Valley: 'Mr. Croissant' bakery brings world-class pastries to Middletown

0:43
Secret Service director steps down after assassination attempt against ex-President Trump at rally

Secret Service director steps down after assassination attempt against ex-President Trump at rally

0:21
$17 million awarded to repair Callicoon Bridge in Sullivan County

$17 million awarded to repair Callicoon Bridge in Sullivan County

0:28
Orange County man fatally struck in hit-and-run crash in the Bronx; man charged

Orange County man fatally struck in hit-and-run crash in the Bronx; man charged

0:27
New York, New Jersey & Delaware sued for failing to protect endangered Atlantic sturgeon

New York, New Jersey & Delaware sued for failing to protect endangered Atlantic sturgeon

1:02
Headlines: New Rochelle stabbing, home burglary, New Rochelle man pleads guilty in Bronx shooting

Headlines: New Rochelle stabbing, home burglary, New Rochelle man pleads guilty in Bronx shooting

0:54
Jayne Street Bridge in Orange County gets $1.35M boost for restoration

Jayne Street Bridge in Orange County gets $1.35M boost for restoration

2:27
Made in the Hudson Valley: Hudson Beach Glass gives visitors the chance to become glassblowers themselves

Made in the Hudson Valley: Hudson Beach Glass gives visitors the chance to become glassblowers themselves

0:21
Eastchester police mourn loss of former officer Alex Bonci

Eastchester police mourn loss of former officer Alex Bonci

2:09
Hudson Valley congressman backs Vice President Kamala Harris for new presidential nominee

Hudson Valley congressman backs Vice President Kamala Harris for new presidential nominee

1:37
Food hall of the future comes to Larchmont

Food hall of the future comes to Larchmont

AP survey: Harris has enough delegate support to become the Democratic Party nominee

AP survey: Harris has enough delegate support to become the Democratic Party nominee

1:34
Lewisboro residents address concerns about green-energy provider program

Lewisboro residents address concerns about green-energy provider program