Irish singer Brian McFadden paid his last respects to his uncle at his funeral on Monday (22Apr13).

The former Westlife star lost his uncle Eugene, who went by the nickname Gene, earlier this month (Apr13) and he turned out to mourn his loss at a memorial service in his native Ireland.

MCFadden reportedly sang Westlife's track Flying Without Wings during the service.

The star kept his followers on updated about the funeral, writing in a post on his page on Monday (22Apr13), "Lovely send off for my uncle. Coffin draped in the tri colour (sic) flag. RIP Gene."