In a Facebook post, the Cadena family confirms on Sunday that Lloyd tested positive for COVID-19 before he suffered to a fatal cardiac arrest.
According to the Facebook post, Lloyd was confined in the hospital last September 1 due to “high fever and dry cough.”
On the same day, he has undergone a swab test which result came out on September 3 yielding a positive result to Covid-19.
“There are simply no words to express our heartfelt thanks for the prayers and sympathy you have extended to our family during this time of loss.
Lloyd was confined in the hospital on September 1 due to high fever and dry cough. He was tested for COVID-19 on the same day which the result came out positive on September 3. As soon as the result of his swab test came out, our family, including BNT immediately isolated themselves. His vitals were okay and had no complaints.
At 5:00 in the morning of September 4, Lloyd was seen by hospital staff pale and unresponsive. The doctor revealed that he suffered cardiac arrest while sleeping.
On September 4, 5am he was seen by the staff unresponsive and pale looking. As informed by the doctor, he suffered a heart attack while asleep. He was cremated yesterday and his remains is in our house in Cavite in the meantime.
All expressions of sympathy, including flowers and cards are welcome. You may send them to our address at #14 Scarah, Kaingin Rd., Brgy. Sto. Niño, Parañaque City.” – Cadena Family
Lloyd Cafe Cadena is one of the country’s most decorated and top digital influencers.
In 2017, he was awarded the Top Youtube Personality Award in the Influence Asia 2017 conference held at Kuala Lumpur Malaysia. He also won 3 awards in Nuffnang Blogopolis 2018 held at Dusit Thani Manila.