updated 07/24/2011 AT 12:05 PM ET
•originally published 07/24/2011 AT 12:35 PM ET
The Winehouses, including mother Janis, her father Mitch and her brother Alex, released a statement Sunday.
“Our family has been left bereft by the loss of Amy, a wonderful daughter, sister, niece. She leaves a gaping hole in our lives,” the statement reads. “We are coming together to remember her and we would appreciate some privacy and space at this terrible time.”
The body of the “influential, who struggled for years with addiction, was found at her London home on Saturday. The death is still officially “unexplained,” according to London police. An examination of the body to determine the cause of death isn’t scheduled until Monday at the earliest, according to reports.