Daniel Lucas Oxford, a very close friend of massively popular YouTuber Jeffree Star, died yesterday. Read on to learn how did Jeffree Star’s friend Daniel Lucas die, what happened to him, and what was the cause of his untimely death.
Jeffree Star has shared an emotional tribute post for Daniel Lucas remembering their 20+ years of friendship. Fans were left with teary eyes as the comment section was filled with sympathies, prayers, and wishes for Star and Lucas.
Who was Daniel Lucas?
Daniel Lucas Oxford was an American model, actor, and musician. He was a longtime close friend of hugely popular YouTuber and makeup artist Jeffree Star. The two were often seen together at events, award shows, parties, and a number of other ceremonies.
Lucas rose to fame after being pop sensation Britney Spears’ former merchandise associate. He was born in California as Daniel Oxford. Since his teenage years, Lucas was highly interested in the world of performing arts.
Jeffree and Lucas have been friends for a very long time. The two were at the peaks of their careers when Beauty Killer was published.
How did Daniel Lucas die?
Daniel Lucas Oxford, the best friend of Jeffree Star, died on Friday, November 27, 2022. He was 35 years old. Daniel Lucas died of stage 4 cancer as he was struggling with the disease for a long time.
The tragic news of Daniel Lucas’ death was announced in an emotional Facebook post by Jeffree Star. You can take a look at it below:
“I can’t believe my best friend is gone Daniel and I shared almost 20 years of an amazing friendship. Last night he sadly passed away and lost his battle with stage 4 cancer. I’ll never forget the first day we met, I had no idea at the time that it was such a blessing that he was put into my life,” Jeffree wrote.
Star expressed the bond and love he shared with Lucas in the post. He went on to state how grateful he was to have a friend like him in this lifetime.
“Please send all of the positive energy and prayers you can to his family, they have truly suffered such a huge loss, losing someone so special. The pain of his passing is so vast, I’m truly heartbroken.
“RIP Daniel Lucas Oxford,” the YouTuber wrote to conclude the post.
Daniel Lucas dead: What was the cause of Death?
Daniel Oxford Lucas died of Stage 4 cancer. He was struggling with stage 3 conal malignant growth for around three years. He was diagnosed with Diverticulitis. It is an inflammation or infection in one or more small pouches in the digestive tract.
Lucas had developed around a dozen pouches which made the situation worst. Despite having numerous surgeries, his condition wasn’t getting better. Lately, he was admitted to the hospital for a number of days.
Unfortunately, the pop star lost the battle against cancer earlier this week. Fans are mourning his untimely death.
Fans paying tribute to Jeffree Star’s Friend Daniel Lucas
Tributes have appeared online led by Daniel Oxford Lucas’ best friend, Jeffree Star, who died after having a battle against cancer. Lucas passed away at the very young age of 35.
The funeral arrangements for Daniel Lucas are pending at this time along with an official obituary. The information about the survivors is also unavailable at the time of writing.
Our heart goes out to the people who were close to him. May God let the departed soul rest easy. He’ll remain alive forever in our hearts.