Billy Brown Dies: Star Of Discovery Channel’s ‘Alaskan Bush People’ Was 68

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Billy Brown, the celebrity and patriarch of Discovery Channel’s Alaskan Bush People truth sequence, died Sunday after struggling a seizure, his son Bear Brown, who additionally stars at the display, showed on Instagram. He used to be 68.

“We are devastated to listen to of Billy Brown’s unexpected passing. He has been a part of the Discovery circle of relatives for years — a trailblazer, an exquisite guy, and maximum indisputably certainly one of a sort, a Discovery rep wrote on Twitter. “Our center is along with his circle of relatives and people who knew him and beloved him as they care for this devastating loss.”

Bear Brown wrote on Instagram, “We are heartbroken to announce that our cherished patriarch Billy Brown passed on to the great beyond final night time after affected by a seizure. He used to be our absolute best good friend — a ravishing and loving dad, granddad and husband and he’s going to be dearly neglected. He lived his lifestyles on his phrases, off the grid and rancid the land and taught us to are living like that as smartly. We plan to honor his legacy going ahead, and to proceed along with his dream. We ask for privateness and prayers throughout this painful time! God bless everybody!”

According to the sequence logline: Alaskan Bush People follows a adventure deep into Alaska’s bush, the place naturalist and adventurer Billy Brown, in conjunction with his spouse, Ami, and their seven kids, chooses to are living lifestyles on his personal phrases, hooked up to wild nature and bonded to one another.

Brown were with the sequence since its release in 2014. It wrapped its twelfth season on October 29.