On Saturday August 14, 2021, Francis Mossman, a promising New Zealand actor was found dead at home at the age of 33. In a statement, his representatives told The Hollywood Reporter: “It is with deep sadness that we report the passing of Francis Mossman. He was a member of the whānau (‘extended family’ in Maori) KR Actors for many years. and has been hugely appreciated in the industry and by his peers. Francis, a ray of light and a well of positivity and humor, will be sorely missed. We are wholeheartedly with Francis and his family during this difficult time. “
In order to recover the body of their brother, Laurence and Jeremy Mossman launched a kitty on Go Fund Me. We can thus read: “The last wish of the mother of Francis is to see her son one last time before he is buried. With your help and generosity, we want this to happen for her. The money raised here will go towards Francis’s return to New Zealand and funeral expenses. ” Finally, Francis Missman’s brothers shared, “Francis was an energetic force and a much loved brother and son. He was a much respected member of the acting community and found a supportive and endearing family community in Sydney. His smile and his energetic presence will be greatly missed by those fortunate enough to have known him. We recognize that the Covid-19 has put additional stress and financial strain on many, so any donation for Francis’s funeral and repatriation costs will be greatly appreciated and will help our family during this difficult time. “
Francis Mossman’s family raised a lot of money
While they have already raised nearly $ 16,000, it was a few hours later that the daily family wished to express their gratitude. “We are overwhelmed and grateful for the donations that have poured in over the past 24 hours. The burden of Covid-19 and lockdowns makes these gestures all the more meaningful, and for that, we say THANK YOU. a testament to the impact Francis has on his family and friends, and the generous spirit of people here and abroad, these donations will certainly help bring Francis home and give him the best farewell possible. The services and commemorations will be known as soon as possible. We will keep you informed on all platforms “, we can read.
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