Hundreds of people attend the wake of Brazilian singer Marilia Mendonca and her uncle Abicieli Silveira Dias Filho in Goiania, Brazil on Saturday. Photo: EPA-EFE
Hundreds of people attend the wake of Brazilian singer Marilia Mendonca and her uncle Abicieli Silveira Dias Filho in Goiania, Brazil on Saturday. Photo: EPA-EFE
Brazil

Tens of thousands mourn Brazilian country music singer Marilia Mendonca, killed in plane crash

  • The Latin Grammy winner, 26, and four other passengers, including her producer and uncle, died on Friday when their plane crashed
  • People stood in queues for hours on Saturday in the sizzling heat, waiting to pass by Mendonca’s coffin

Hundreds of people attend the wake of Brazilian singer Marilia Mendonca and her uncle Abicieli Silveira Dias Filho in Goiania, Brazil on Saturday. Photo: EPA-EFE
Hundreds of people attend the wake of Brazilian singer Marilia Mendonca and her uncle Abicieli Silveira Dias Filho in Goiania, Brazil on Saturday. Photo: EPA-EFE
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