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"People who know me know I'm hurting," O'Neal told the outlet "In a million years, I never thought my younger sister would pass before me. And I never thought any of my teammates would go out before me — especially the way Kobe went out."

On the day of Bryant's death, Shaquille tweeted, "There’s no words to express the pain Im going through with this tragedy of loosing my neice Gigi & my brother @kobebryant I love u and u will be missed. My condolences goes out to the Bryant family and the families of the other passengers on board. IM SICK RIGHT NOW."

It's been an extremely hard four weeks for all of those close to Kobe, but none mores than his wife Vanessa. She lost her husband and daughter Gianna in the crash.

Two weeks ago, Kobe's wife, Vanessa, opened up about her difficult mourning process.

"I’ve been reluctant to put my feelings into words. My brain refuses to accept that both Kobe and Gigi are gone," she wrote on Instagram. "I can’t process both at the same time. It’s like I’m trying to process Kobe being gone but my body refuses to accept my Gigi will never come back to me. It feels wrong. Why should I be able to wake up another day when my baby girl isn’t being able to have that opportunity?! I’m so mad. She had so much life to live."

She continued, "Then I realize I need to be strong and be here for my 3 daughters. Mad I’m not with Kobe and Gigi but thankful I’m here with Natalia, Bianka and Capri. I know what I’m feeling is normal. It’s part of the grieving process. I just wanted to share in case there’s anyone out there that’s experienced a loss like this. God I wish they were here and this nightmare would be over. Praying for all of the victims of this horrible tragedy. Please continue to pray for all."

There will be a celebration of life ceremony at the Staples Center on Monday. ABC News will be streaming coverage via ABC News Live and can be accessed by using Roku, Hulu, Xumo, Sling TV, Facebook Watch, Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV and the ABC News mobile app. The coverage will be anchored by Tom Llamas and is scheduled to begin at 12:30 p.m. ET/9:30 a.m. PT.

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