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Whitney Houston’s voice soars at N.J. hometown funeral

NEWARK - The best voices of a generation all paid tribute to her. But in the end, the most powerful voice at Whitney Houston’s funeral was her own.

The first notes of “I Will Always Love You,’’ at the end of a three-hour remembrance of the superstar, played as her casket left the hometown church where she first wowed a congregation.

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