How Did Peaches Geldof Die? Death Remains a Mystery
The 25-year-old passed away suddenly, causing a wave of grief and confusion.
As tributes are flooding in from friends, colleagues and fans, the sudden death of 25-year-old Peaches Geldof is yet to be explained. Model, TV presenter and daughter of musician Bob Geldof was found dead at her home in Kent on Monday, after a crew from South East Coast ambulance service responded to a call about “the welfare of a woman.” - but how did she day? One day later, no further information has been released. Geldof’s case is being treated as an “unexpected sudden death.”
One day later, Peaches Geldof's death remains unexplained.
Bob Geldof issued a statement on behalf of the whole family, which he referred to as “fractured so often, but never broken”.
"Peaches has died," he said, via The Guardian. "We are beyond pain. She was the wildest, funniest, cleverest, wittiest and the most bonkers of all of us. Writing 'was' destroys me afresh. What a beautiful child. How is this possible that we will not see her again? How is that bearable? We loved her and will cherish her forever. How sad that sentence is."
"What a beautiful child,” the statement continued. “How is this possible that we will not see her again? How is that bearable? We loved her and will cherish her forever. How sad that sentence is. Tom and her sons Astala and Phaedra will always belong in our family, fractured so often, but never broken. Bob, Jeanne, Fifi, Pixie and Tiger Geldof."
Bob Geldof led the wave of tributes with a statement on behalf of his family.
Geldof is survived by her husband Thomas Cohen and her two sons Astala (1) and Phaedra, who will turn 1 this month. Cohen issued his own statement about the tragic news, saying: “"My beloved wife Peaches was adored by myself and her two sons, Astala and Phaedra, and I shall bring them up with their mother in their hearts every day. We shall love her forever.”
Since the news broke yesterday, tributes have flooded in from friends and colleagues.
The singer Ellie Goulding tweeted: "I don't believe it" and added: "Even if you think you've got it all figured out, some things still can't be explained or understood. Two beautiful children. RIP Peaches".
Even if you think you've got it all figured out, some things still can't be explained or understood. Two beautiful children. RIP Peaches— Ellie Goulding (@elliegoulding) April 7, 2014
Coronation Street actor Michelle Keegan added: "Totally devastating news about Peaches Geldof. My thoughts are with her family and 2 babies at this awful time. Taken too early."