‘Below Deck Med’ Star Malia White Mourns The Loss Of Her Brother Jay To Addiction
“Below Deck Med” star Malia White is mourning a loss in her family. The reality star, 33, announced in an Instagram post on Oct. 10 that her brother Jay had died at just 34 and shared insight into his passing. “To everyone who knew our brother Jay, it’s with a heavy heart we announce the sad news of his death. Thursday, October 5th Jayseph (34) passed away in the middle of the night after a battle with addiction. His death is a devastating loss for our family and his friends, but we are grateful for the time we had with him,” she wrote in her caption. Malia went on to share her fondest memories of her big brother. “Jay was happiest outdoors, especially with a fishing pole in his hand alongside a riverbank with his dog Aspen. To those who had the pleasure of knowing Jay, he was truly a kind soul, willing to help anyone at a moment’s notice. This is how we’ll always remember him,” she continued. The Bravo star concluded the post by sharing helplines and resources for addiction struggle.