Teddy Pendergrass’ Viewing and Funeral Announced

Fans of one of R&B’s greatest voices will be able to say goodbye to the influential singer.

A public viewing for soul superstar Teddy Pendergrass, who passed away on Wednesday at the age of 59, will be held Friday, Jan. 22 at 10 a.m. at Philadelphia’s Enon Tabernacle Baptist Church at 2800 West Cheltenham Ave. A funeral will be later held on Saturday, Jan. 23 at 10 a.m. at Enon Tabernacle Baptist Church. Internment will follow at West Laurel Hill Cemetery, Bala Cynwyd, PA.

The Pendergrass family is asking that in lieu of flowers, donations be sent to the Joan & Teddy Pendergrass Memorial, P.O. Box 382, Gladwyne, PA 19035. ––Keith Murphy