Skateboarder and model Dylan Rieder has passed away at age 28
Dylan Rieder has passed away at age 28 after battling Leukemia.
The young star was a professional skateboarder and model.
He appeared with Cara Delevingne and Jourdan Dunn in the 2014 Spring campaign for DKNY.
After his death, his manager released a statement which read:
“Dylan Joseph Rieder, today October 12th, 2016, surrounded by family and friends, Dylan Joseph Rieder passed away due to complications with Leukemia.
“His passion for life, art, music, fashion and skateboarding has always been contagious.
“Dylan will be remembered by all as a loving son, brother and friend.
“In lieu of sending flowers, the family requests donations be made in Dylan’s memory to Dr. Stephen Forman,” the post explained.
Dylan was nicknamed “The Most Handsome Man in Skateboarding.”
His loss has come as a huge shock to skateboarding fans around the world.
Tributes have flooded in on social media for the young star.
Ozzy Osbourne shared a message on social media, which read: “Dylan Rieder one of the most talent & brave men. I feel blessed to have known you. Rest In Peace Dylan. My love & condolences to his family.”
Cara Delevingne also payed this touching tribute:
Our thoughts are with Dylan’s loved ones at this heartbreaking time….