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Jan. 22 2016, Updated 9:07 p.m. ET

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See Celine Dion's beloved husband René Angélil for the last time.

Public Memorial Service for Celine Dion’s Husband Rene Angelil

Celine Dion Husband Dead Rene Angelil Casket

Angélil's friends and family were able to say goodbye to him one last time as Dion had an open casket for him at the viewing service on January 21, 2016.

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Public Memorial Service for Celine Dion’s Husband Rene Angelil

Celine Dion Husband Dead Rene Angelil Casket

The Canadian singer's husband passed away on January 14, 2016, after a "lengthy and courageous battle with cancer," his family said.

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Celine Dion at the public memorial service for her late husband Rene Angelil **USA ONLY**

Celine Dion Husband Dead Rene Angelil Casket

Dion wore all black at the Notre-Dame Basilica in Montreal, Canada.

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Public Memorial Service for Celine Dion’s Husband Rene Angelil

Celine Dion Husband Dead Rene Angelil Casket

Angélil wore a black suit with a white shirt and black tie with his arms crossed over his chest.

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Public Memorial Service for Celine Dion’s Husband Rene Angelil

Celine Dion Husband Dead Rene Angelil Casket

Dion, 47, looked emotional as she held vigil by her late husband's side.

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Public Memorial Service for Celine Dion’s Husband Rene Angelil

Celine Dion Husband Dead Rene Angelil Casket

A somber group gathered to share in the celebration of Angélil who had three children with Dion and two with his first wife, at the church.

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Public Memorial Service for Celine Dion’s Husband Rene Angelil

Celine Dion Husband Dead Rene Angelil Casket

The casket was lined with white silk cloth surrounding Angélil, who died at the age of 73.

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Celine Dion at the public memorial service for her late husband Rene Angelil **USA ONLY**

Celine Dion Husband Dead Rene Angelil Casket

Dion spoke at the service about her beloved husband, thanking family, friends and fans for their love for Angélil during the difficult time.

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Celine Dion at the public memorial service for her late husband Rene Angelil **USA ONLY**

Celine Dion Husband Dead Rene Angelil Casket

"The support we've received has been such a blessing," Dion said at the service.

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Public Memorial Service for Celine Dion’s Husband Rene Angelil

Celine Dion Husband Dead Rene Angelil Casket

She hugged a woman standing next to the coffin where her husband, manager and mentor was resting peacefully.

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