The death of Mary Brian Clarke has saddened the fashion industry. The fashion influencer tragically passed away on Tuesday, March 21, 2023, at the age of 24.
The heartbreaking news was confirmed in an obituary shared by her family and the statement says that she passed away “unexpectedly”.
Keep reading to know more about Mary-Brian Clarke, including who she was, how she died, what was the cause of her death, tributes for her, and much more!
Who was Mary Brian Clarke?
Mary was a fashion model who was born on May 21, 1998. According to the obituary posted by her family, she was making bold steps in the fashion industry.
She studied at St. Gregory and TK Gorman Catholic Schools in Tyler and later attended Memorial High School in Houston. In her free time, she loved playing tennis.
Her family added that she was “becoming a talented influence in the fashion industry” and collaborated with the likes of TIBI, Elizabeth Bensinger, and MadHappy.
She was also a keen Instagram user, having amassed a loyal fan base of over 4,500 followers.
How Did Mary Brian Clarke Die?
Mary Brian Clarke 24, a talented influence in the fashion industry and a public relations employee for brands like TIBI, Elizabeth Bensinger, and MadHappy, passed away unexpectedly on March 21, 2023 leaving many wondering how such a young and vibrant woman could have died.
Mary is survived by her parents Resa and Brian Clarke, and her siblings Abby, Hanna and Jack.
Mary Brian Clarke cause of death:
At this point, it is unclear what caused her untimely death, but tributes have been pouring in on social media from fashion influencers and fans. Many people have shared memories and photos of Clarke, expressing how much she will be missed.
On March 23, Clarke’s close friend, Paisley Gilbert, took to Instagram to honor the late fashion influencer. Her touching post included a video of the pair, as well as a heartfelt caption.
Gilbert wrote: “I’ve been holding off on this for a few days because once i hit post, it’s too real and just… no. The pain of losing a best friend is indescribable.
“This is one of my favorite videos of MB and I because this is how it felt every time we saw each other. Every time. If only we could have one more reunion like this, I would squeeze you a little tighter and never let go. Love you past each edge of the universe and back my twin Slenny ❤️ 🪐👽♾.”
Mary Brian Clarke boyfriend Jeremy Ruehlemann died in January
The devastating news comes after her boyfriend and fellow model Jeremy died at the age of 27 in January this year.
During his modeling career, he took part in high-profile photoshoots and traveled across the globe. He was represented by the talent agencies Soul NYC, Core Hamburg, Next Models, IMM Brussels, and The Mgmt Sydney.
His personal Instagram account indicated that he had worked with several major brands, including Super Dry, Ralph Lauren, and Zara.
Jeremy was a close friend of American fashion designer Christian Siriano and they often worked together on different modeling projects.