Big Brother news reports Josh Martinez suffered a devastating loss yesterday. His grandfather with whom he shared a strong bond with passed away. The BB19 winner took to Instagram on Monday to break the news with a tribute to his late grandfather. He expressed his gratitude and love for the man in the heartwrenching post.
Big Brother: Josh Martinez Posts Tribute To Late Grandpa
Josh Martinez shared the news of the passing of his grandfather Monday afternoon. His relative had been battling against an unnamed illness for four long years according to Josh’s post. He finally lost his battle yesterday, but not without making one last request of his family.
He vowed to honor his grandfather’s last request. Which was to, “continue to live life to the fullest and not be sad.” Before he passed, Josh had respected his grandpa’s wishes by focusing on the positive things in his life.
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Heavens gained another angel 🙏🏽It’s so hard living without you but I’m at peace knowing that you are not suffering anymore, and you are now protecting us from heaven. Thank you for fighting 4 long years against that terrible illness. I love you so much and I hope to make you proud, may you Rest In Peace grandpa. The last conversation you had with us you told us to continue living life to the fullest and not to be sad and that’s exactly what I will continue to do. I’m grateful for all the lessons you taught me, and I’m glad you saw me make something out of my self. I love you and you will always live in our hearts. Till we meet again Viejo ❤️
Big Brother: Paul Abrahamian, Mark Hanson, and More BB Alum Express Their Condolences
In light of the news of Josh Martinez’s grandfather’s passing, Big Brother alumni have shared their condolences. His fellow BB19 castmates Kevin Schlehuber, Alex Ow, Paul Abrahamian, and Ramses Soto sent their love. Even Mark Hanson and Elena Davies, who were at odds with Josh in the house left comments on the post.
BB20 Tyler Crispen and Kaitlyn Herman also expressed their condolences. Other Big Brother alum included Liz Nolan from BB17, Morgan Willett of BBOTT and Glenn Garcia from BB18.
Put God first and everything will fall Into place ??
— Josh Martinez (@JOSHMBB19) February 8, 2019
Josh Will Continue Living Life To The Fullest On MTV’s ‘The Challenge’
Josh Martinez is currently competing in the MTV series The Challenge. Season 33 is called, ‘War of the Worlds’ and is really stacking up to be an exciting run. The Big Brother winner got a second chance after being eliminated. But the BB19 winner will be looking to prove himself in the next challenge.
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