Kobe and Gianna Bryant Have Been Laid to Rest The late NBA superstar and his daughter were buried at a Southern California cemetery Friday, according to their death certificates. The documents, released Tuesday by Los Angeles County officials, list Pacific View Memorial Park in Corona Del Mar, California, as their resting place. The cause of death for all nine passengers aboard the helicopter has been determined to be blunt force trauma. The crash has been ruled an accident. The remains of the other victims were returned to their families in early February. A public celebration for Kobe and Gianna is scheduled for February 24 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.