Kevin SamuelsThe family says that behind GoFundMe, created to raise money for his funeral, is an impostor, and even though they were offered cash … they will not accept the money.
Social media was buzzing after the fundraising page appeared, with many calling Kevin’s family hypocritical for seeking financial help … because he always preached the message of financial independence without giving.
However, a source with direct knowledge tells us that they approached the Kevin family to verify the account, and learned that the family did NOT create it … so GoFundMe removed the fundraiser from its platform.
Not only that, according to our sources, GoFundMe offered Kevin’s family a few hundred bucks collected on a fake page …
TMZ told the story of the woman with whom Samuels was in despair tried to save his life – conducting CPR when she scored 911 – but unfortunately he failed. Kevin is thought to have suffered a heart attack.