The Playboy model known for her title 'Queen of Snapchat', Katie May dies at 34 due to a Catastrophic stroke. She was supposedly seeking treatment for her neck pain prior to the stroke.
The Model suffered a blockage in one of her arteries located near the neck, which supplies the blood to the brain. She was hospitalized on Monday, following the stroke.
Katie , who was also a single mother is survived by a 7 years old daughter Mia. A campaign called GoFundMe has been launched in order to raise money for May's daughter.
The campaign has already raised more than $6,400, since yesterday, February 4, 2016. The page read,
'Katie's family plans on using any money raised to help pay for education, Mia's daily life and to help her dad with the costs of parenting.'
The model who appeared on multiple international magazines, including Playboy and Sports Illustrated had a huge fan following. Katie had about 2 million followers on Instagram alone.
Her latest post was on Monday, February 1, 2016, when she took to Instagram to share the status which read, 'Hope everyone is having a great Monday! It's very windy here today.'
In an interview Katie revealed that she grew up in a small town outside Pittsburgh and was the youngest of four children. Her parents, who were both teachers supported the family by taking up multiple jobs.
After graduating from college, she took up PR jobs in high-end fashion house Dolce & Gabbana. She fell in love with her ex Alex Maimon, with whom she has her daughter. The relationship fell apart shortly after she got pregnant.