Collio’s longtime girlfriend revealed that the late rapper wanted his body cremated – and nothing more.
Mimi Ivy — who met Coolio in 2004, but started dating the rapper in 2011 — opened her doors daily Mail About his desires at the end of his life, and rumors about his infidelity.
The outlandish dancer, chef and entrepreneur told UK outlets she had ‘fallen to her knees’ and ‘collapsed’ when she learned that her 59-year-old lover Found dead on the bathroom floor A friend’s house in Los Angeles on September 28.
“I just remember all the air and life coming out of my body,” she said. “I was outside, getting ready to take my son to football practice.”
On instructions he gave his family before he died, Ivy said, “I respect his wishes. He wanted to be cremated. He didn’t want a funeral. He didn’t want a memorial service. He didn’t want any of that.”
Meanwhile, a source told DailyMail that even his decades-old friends have been excluded from the planned cremation service. They believed that Coolio wanted a small event to avoid potential collisions with his multiple mothers.
Collio is the father of ten children, including four he shared with his first wife Josefa Salinas.
On those rumors that he had recently been seeing another woman before his death, Ivey said the two had an arrangement.
“It was who he was. If he was seeing other women, I would have known,” she said.
“There’s nothing this guy has done that’s kept from me. We talked about everything. I knew his whole life. We didn’t have any secrets,” Ivy added.