Smash Mouth’s Steve Harwell Cremated Ahead Of Public Memorial


Steve Harwell, the lead singer of the popular band Smash Mouth, has been cremated following his untimely death earlier this month. The late artist’s memorial will be open to fans who wish to pay their respects.

Key Takeaway

The lead singer of Smash Mouth, Steve Harwell, has been cremated and will be laid to rest at Los Gatos Memorial Park in San Jose, CA. A public memorial has been planned for fans to attend and pay their respects to the late musician who passed away due to liver failure.

According to Steve’s manager, Robert Hayes, the ashes will be buried at Los Gatos Memorial Park in San Jose, CA. Loved ones and fans alike will have a place to visit and leave flowers at a headstone marker dedicated to the talented musician.

Originally, it was planned for Steve to be laid to rest next to his mother at San Jose’s Oak Hill Memorial Park. However, due to the unavailability of space near her, the decision was made to choose Los Gatos Memorial Park instead.

Public Memorial for Fans to Attend

Steve’s public memorial is scheduled to take place on October 7 at Los Gatos Memorial Park. Over 300 individuals, including his fellow bandmates from Smash Mouth, have already confirmed their attendance. The event will be an opportunity for fans to honor the legacy of a beloved musician.

Following the public memorial, a private reception will be held for family and close friends to share memories and support one another during this difficult time.

Tragically, Steve Harwell passed away on September 4 due to liver failure. Surrounded by loved ones, he spent his final moments at his home in Boise. The news of his deteriorating health came when he was placed in hospice care and given a few days to live.