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Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Peaches Geldof Dies At Age 25


Peaches Geldof, the daughter of Bob Geldof, has died. She was 25. The actress was found after police were called to her address in Kent, England, over a reported "concern for the welfare of a young woman." Peaches was later pronounced dead by South East Ambulance Service and the death is being called "unexplained and sudden." No further details were made available. Her father released a statement shortly after the news broke:

"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. Tom and her sons Astala and Phaedra will always belong in our family, fractured so often, but never broken."

Her husband, Thomas Cohen, later released his own statement:

"My beloved wife Peaches was adored by myself and her two sons. I shall bring them up with their mother in their hearts everyday. We shall love her forever."

Peaches was best known as a British socialite with an eccentric sense of style. She wrote a column for the UK version of Elle Girl and was the subject of several TV documentaries. She married Chester French drummer Max Drummey in 2008, but the pair divorced in February 2009. She later married S.C.U.M. lead singer Thomas Cohen, with whom she had two children, Astala and Phaedra.

---Popsugar