Legendary singer Whitney Houston will be laid to rest on Saturday, February 18, at the Fairview Cemetery in Westfield, New Jersey.

While the invitees including the friends and family of the late star would be paying their last respects at a private funeral at the New Hope Baptist Church, fans are expected to crowd the streets near the church.

Though police is planning to lock down the streets near the church, a large number of fans are expected to crowd the area surrounding the funeral home and the cemetery where will be buried.

Whitney Houston has a huge fan following across the world and flowers, balloons and cards dedicated to the singer can be seen at many makeshift memorial sites across the world.

Take a look at Whitney Houston being remembered by fans, across the globe: