United States President Donald Trump, announced the death of his younger brother Robert, who died Saturday night in New York at the age of 71 years.
Robert Trump was the youngest of the five children by Fred and Mary Anne Trump, along with the president, Fred Trump Jr., Maryanne Trump Barry and Elizabeth Trump Grau. However,Fred Trump Jr. died in 1981.
In a statement to the press, the President said;
“It is with heavy heart I share that my wonderful brother, Robert, peacefully passed away tonight,” he said in a statement.
“He was not just my brother, he was my best friend. He will be greatly missed, but we will meet again. His memory will live on in my heart forever. Robert, I love you. Rest in peace.”
Robert Trump before his death, was hospitalised in June in an intensive care unit at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York for more than a week. Robert was a real estate developer and executive for the Trump Organization before his death. May his Soul rest in peace.