Randy Gonzalez, the begetter successful the popular TikTok duo Enkyboys, has died aged 35, according to reports.
Gonzalez, who roseate to fame posting funny lip-syncing videos connected the platform, mislaid his conflict with signifier 4 colon crab connected Wednesday portion successful hospice care, TMZ reports.
Gonzalez, who on with his lad Brice racked up implicit 15.5 cardinal TikTok followers, revealed his diagnosis connected the level in April 2022, six months aft coming to presumption with it.
At the time, Gonzalez told fans helium was fixed 2 to 3 years to unrecorded — but noted that with the close attraction arsenic good arsenic chemotherapy, his beingness could beryllium extended by an further 5 years.
He aboriginal created a GoFundMe to assistance wage for his treatments, which soon raised implicit $200,000.
“This fundraiser is to assistance maine to wage for my attraction astatine MD Anderson and to bring consciousness for Colon Cancer to each young men who are not acquainted with it,” helium wrote astatine the time. “For each who whitethorn not cognize it runs successful their household oregon for those who whitethorn person mutated it similar myself!”
Last month, the begetter of 3 told his followers that helium was “doing good” nevertheless his chemotherapy program astatine the clip was “not working.”
“I bash consciousness good,” helium said portion lasting adjacent to his woman and their six-year-old son, Brice. “I’m conscionable blessed we’re backmost successful Texas with the family.”
In a November video, Gonzalez said having to spell done attraction was “horrible.”
“Cancer sucks. It sucks the beingness retired of you and makes you consciousness similar you person thing to unrecorded for but successful reality, you do…You person to beryllium beardown to combat crab and bushed it,” helium said.
“I privation to beryllium a grounds of this successful different twelvemonth oregon truthful erstwhile I’m inactive alive.”
Brice precocious landed the relation of Chance connected the deed NBC sitcom “Lopez vs. Lopez” starring George Lopez, which premiered successful November.
“My sincerest condolences to Brice and the full Gonzalez family,” Lopez said connected Instagram. “The emotion and the enslaved Randy had for his lad and his household was undeniable, you tin spot it successful each video. He volition beryllium missed, but ne'er forgotten. My bosom goes retired to the full family.
He is survived by his wife, Kimberly, lad Brice, and daughters Lauran and Aubree.