Content creator and TikTok star Sammy Manese has passed away, as confirmed by his best friend.
The social media personality, who had millions of subscribers on YouTube and thousands of followers on Facebook and Twitter, passed away at the age of 17.
TikTok Star and Content Creator Sammy Manese Passes Away
Sammy Manese dies at 17
SAMMY MANESE – The content creator and social media influencer passed away on November 29, as confirmed by his close friend Yoo Na on Facebook.
Sammy was widely recognized on various social media platforms, boasting nearly 300 thousand followers on TikTok and 1.3 million subscribers on YouTube at the time of this writing. Known for his entertaining vlogs filled with skits and challenges, Sammy’s videos consistently garnered a million or more views on YouTube. His Facebook page also had over 77 thousand followers.
On Wednesday, Yoo Na shared the heartbreaking news on Facebook, expressing eternal love for Sammy and reminiscing about his playful nature. She shared a screenshot of her emotional message to the late TikTok star along with pictures of them together in front of a mirror.
Yoo Na continued with a heartfelt message, expressing her deep love for Sammy and struggling to come to terms with his sudden departure. She conveyed the immense void left by his absence and how challenging this time is for her.
In her message, Yoo Na emphasized the impact Sammy had on the lives of many, bringing joy to numerous people. The news of Sammy’s passing became a trending topic on X, and netizens expressed their sadness upon learning about the loss of the beloved TikTok star.
As of now, no details about the circumstances of Sammy Manese’s death have been disclosed. The online community mourns the loss of a vibrant social media influencer, and the details surrounding his passing remain awaited.
Prior to his unfortunate passing, Sammy faced the difficulties associated with dwarfism syndrome, an uncurable genetic condition affecting one’s height. This syndrome, stemming from genetic abnormalities, leads to shorter stature and various medical challenges. Photos surfaced of Sammy in a hospital, donning an oxygen mask, indicating his struggle with health issues. The images shed light on the severity of his medical condition and the challenges he was enduring.