As a medical expert works to find out Tawny Kitaen’s reason behind demise following her passing in early May at the age of 59, the actress’s brother, Jordan Kitaen, believes he is aware of what his sister died of. Jordan spoke to TMZ about his sister’s passing this week, revealing that his sister was in a very good place previous to her passing and telling the outlet that he believes Kitaen died of a damaged coronary heart.
In keeping with Jordan, Kitaen’s system couldn’t deal with the devastation she skilled following the demise of their father, who handed away on April 12 following a protracted battle with pores and skin most cancers. Jordan mentioned the Bachelor Occasion star, who was the oldest youngster, had an “uncanny connection” along with her father and was devastated by his demise. TMZ reported that Jordan instructed the outlet he “believes the demise was an excessive amount of for Tawny’s system to deal with, particularly as a result of their dad’s funeral was simply days away when she died.”
It was reported final week that Kitaen died on Friday, Could 8 at her dwelling in Newport Seashore. Her demise was later confirmed by the coroner’s workplace, although no additional particulars have been offered. Kitaen’s daughters, Wynter and Raine, also confirmed her passing in a statement reading, “We’re heartbroken and saddened to announce the demise of our mother. We simply need to say thanks for all of you, her followers and her associates, for at all times exhibiting her such assist and love. You gave her life on a regular basis. We miss her and love her and we all know her legacy will reside on eternally.” Kitaen’s ex-husband David Coverdale, the lead singer of Whitesnake, shared on Twitter that Kitaen’s death was “sad” and “unexpected.”
Talking with TMZ, Jordan offered additional perception into Kitaen’s passing, casting doubt on any suspicion that substance abuse might have factored into his sister’s demise. Though Kitaen’s historical past of substance abuse was well-chronicled within the media, and the actress had beforehand arrest been for drug possession and DUI, Jordan revealed police have instructed the household that there was nothing discovered on the scene suggesting medication, tablets or alcohol have been a consider her demise. There have been additionally no indicators that Kitaen took her personal life.
At the moment, the coroner has not launched an official reason behind demise. Kitaen’s household laid their father to relaxation in San Diego on Monday. TMZ reported the household has not but decided concerning the place Kitaen shall be laid to relaxation.