Peaches Geldof, daughter of Bob Geldof and Paula Yates, has died, aged 25.
The journalist and TV personality was found dead at her home in Kent, United Kingdom and the cause of her death is not yet officially known, how the ambulance services have described it as “sudden death”.
Her musician dad reportedly said after the news of her passing: “Peaches has died. We are beyond pain. She was the wildest, funniest, cleverest, wittiest and the most bonkers of all of us.”
Peaches Geldof has died
Peaches was mother to two children, Astala Geldof–Cohen and Phaedra Geldof-Cohen, with second husband Thomas Cohen, frequently sharing snaps of the youngsters on her social networking pages. Just the day before her passing away was reported she shared a photo of her late parent Paula, captioning the shot: “Me and mum”.
She leaves behind a husband – who is the lead singer of band S.C.U.M, and sisters Fifi Trixibelle Geldof and Pixie Geldof, as well as a younger half-sister, Tiger Lily Hutchence Geldof, who her mother had with late musician Michael Hutchence.
! magazine covered her wedding to Thomas on 8 September 2012 at the same church in Davington where her parents married 26 years earlier.
The 25-year-old was parent to two kids
The location was also where her mother’s funeral was held in 2000 after she dies aged 41. Her son Astala turns two later this month and Phaedra will be one just three days later, which would have been the 54th birthday of her mother Paula.
In August 2008, she married American musician Max Drummey at the Little White Wedding Chapel in Las Vegas. They announced a separation in February 2009 and Max filed for divorce in April 2011 in Los Angeles, California citing irreconcilable differences.
Peaches and her late mother Paula Yates
Celebrities tweet shcok at death of Peaches Geldof:
Utterly stunned at the terrible news of the death of Peaches Geldof! The dreadful loss of a really lovely woman
— Phillip Schofield (@Schofe) April 7, 2014
It really saddens me to hear the news about Peaches Geldof. So very young so very sad.
— Erin Boag (@Erinboag) April 7, 2014
So sad so young & 2 children she’s leaving behind. Thoughts & prayers to her family rip Peaches so tragic
— Jessica Wright (@MissJessWright_) April 7, 2014
Such incredibly sad news. R.I.P Peaches Geldof
— Una Foden (@UnaTheSats) April 7, 2014
Can’t believe what I have just heard. RIP Peaches Geldof, such sad news.
— Coleen Rooney (@ColeenRoo) April 7, 2014