Fans gather to remember Ronnie James Dio

Fans, from left, Elizabeth Harris, 20, Yanire Holmes, 20, Epitacio Rodriguez, 21, and Frank Montero, 39, wait in line during a public memorial service for heavy metal singer Ronnie James Dio at Forest Lawn Memorial-Park, Hollywood Hills in Los Angeles, Sunday, May 30, 2010. Dio died on May 16, 2010 from stomach cancer. (AP Photo/Jason Redmond) (AP Photo/Jason Redmond)

May 31, 2010 5:58:42 AM PDT
The mammoth service for fiery frontman Ronnie James Dio was more akin to a spirited rock concert than a dreary funeral.