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Former YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki’s Son Found Dead at UC Berkeley

Former YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki's Son Found Dead at UC Berkeley
Former YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki

The devastating news of the passing of Marco Troper, the 19-year-old son of former YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki, has left the community in mourning. Troper was discovered unresponsive in his dormitory at UC Berkeley’s Clark Kerr Campus on Tuesday afternoon.

Emergency responders from the Berkeley Fire Department initiated life-saving measures upon finding Troper, but tragically, he was pronounced dead shortly after. While the cause of death remains undetermined, authorities have ruled out foul play.

Troper’s grandmother, Esther Wojcicki, expressed her profound grief, describing him as a kind, loving, and brilliant young man. She revealed that Troper, a freshman majoring in math, was thoroughly enjoying his studies at UC Berkeley and had forged strong bonds within his dorm and fraternity.

Despite the outpouring of love and support from family and friends, Esther Wojcicki believes her grandson succumbed to a drug overdose. She emphasized the family’s desire to prevent similar tragedies from befalling other families, urging for greater awareness and support to combat substance abuse.

The loss of Marco Troper is a heartbreaking reminder of the fragility of life and the urgent need for compassion and vigilance in safeguarding the well-being of our loved ones. The Wojcicki family and the entire community mourn his untimely departure, cherishing the memories of a promising young life gone too soon.

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