Lloyd Cadena’s family has confirmed that he tested positive for the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) prior to his death.
In a statement released yesterday, September 6, the Cadena family said that Lloyd was confined in the hospital last September 1 due to high fever and dry cough.
"He was tested for COVID-19 on the same day which the result came out positive on September 3," the statement read.
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He was found by hospital staff "unresponsive and pale looking" on September 4. According to his doctors, he suffered from a heart attack in his sleep.
Lloyd was cremated last September 5 and his remains are now in their house in Cavite.
You may read the family's full statement here:
News about Lloyd's death broke last Friday, September 4, and was confirmed by his family on his Facebook page.
He is known for his charitable works and entertaining vlogs on Youtube. He had more than 5.3 million subscribers on his channel.
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