Mark Vanderpump, the brother of West Hollywood restaurateur and Beverly Hills reality TV celebrity Lisa Vanderpump, has died of a suspected overdose.
The death of Mark Vanderpump, 59, was reported on Saturday by the British Daily Mail.
The Daily Mail reported that Vanderpump's body was found on April 30 at his home in Gloucestershire, England. He worked as a DJ and is the father of two sons.
Vanderpump runs the Villa Blanca restaurant in Beverly Hills and the Sur restaurant on WeHos Robertson Boulevard, PUMP on the corner of the Robertson and Santa Monica boulevards and will soon open Tom Tom nearby. She also plays in The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills and Vanderpump Rules, a reality TV show at Restaurant Sur. Vanderpump "has not been seen publicly or on social media since the hearing of Mark's death and is focused on the welfare of her two nephews," the Daily Mirror reported.
He said it was not clear if Mark Vanderpump's overdose was accidental or deliberate.
In a statement to DailyMail.com, Vanderpump said that her brother's death was "a shock to all of us." My brother and I joined the day before this tragedy and I was completely unprepared for it.
39; He was my only sibling and I am shocked and saddened by his demise, trying to support his two young sons whom he has left behind and to help them overcome this tragedy.
"We Thank you for your attention in this private and extremely difficult family time. & # 39;