Anna Shay funeral service date —
Anna Shay was an American heiress and reality television personality . Anna Shay gained widespread recognition in 2021 for starring on the hit Netflix reality show “Bling Empire.”
Focused on the lives of wealthy Asian-Americans in Los Angeles, the show also starred Cherie Chan, Kane Lim, Christine Chiu, Gabriel Chiu, and Kim Lee, among others.
Beyond “Bling Empire,” Shay was involved in philanthropy through her late parents’ Shay Foundation.
Anna Shay Bio
Anna Shay was born in Tokyo, Japan in 1960 to Ai Oizumi, who descended from Russian nobility, and Edward Shay, an American industrialist who founded the defense and government services contracting firm Pacific Architects and Engineers.
She has a brother named Allen. As a child, Shay moved with her parents to Los Angeles, California.
Due to her family’s half-a-billion-dollar fortune, mostly accrued through Pacific Architects and Engineers, she spent much of her youth traveling around the world for state dinners and other lofty affairs.
Shay became known to television audiences in 2021 when she began starring on the Netflix reality television series “Bling Empire.” She got on the show after being prodded by producer Jeff Jenkins, a longtime friend known for his work on another reality series, “Keeping Up with the Kardashians.”
Running through 2022, “Bling Empire” focused on the lives of affluent Asian-American socialites in Los Angeles. On the show, Shay established a reputation for being witty, no-nonsense, and often exuberantly foul-mouthed.
Other cast members included Kane Lim, Christine Chiu and her husband Gabriel Chiu, Kelly Mi Li, Kim Lee, Cherie Chan, and Kevin Taejin Kreider. “Bling Empire” was a substantial hit for Netflix, giving Shay her biggest platform to date.
Anna was married four times and had one child, a son named Kenny Kemp. A marijuana aficionado, in 2015 Kenny told BuzzFeed that he kept a $500,000 collection of bongs at his mother’s mansion in an area that was originally intended to be a wine cellar.
Anna Shay Death
Unfortunately Anna Shay died on June 5, 2023 at the age of 62 after reportedly suffering form a stroke. People confirmed the death of the Bling Empire star.
Shay’s family released a statement, saying: “It saddens our hearts to announce that Anna Shay, a loving mother, grandmother, charismatic star, and our brightest ray of sunshine, has passed away at the early age of 62 from a stroke.
“Anna taught us many life lessons on how not to take life too seriously and to enjoy the finer things.” The statement closed: “Her impact on our lives will be forever missed but never forgotten.”
Anna Shay funeral
As of now, the funeral arrangement of the late Anna Shay has not been disclosed by her family.
Having said that, we are still following up on her death, we will update you as soon as we get important information about Anna Shay funeral service date.