Tragic breaking news for fans of Jamaican singer Bob Marley as his grandson Joseph ‘Jo’ Mersa was found dead in a vehicle at the age of 31.
Tragically, Bob Marley’s grandson life had only just begun as he was just 31 at the time of his passing.
Bob Marley’s Grandson Joseph ‘Jo’ Mersa Found Dead
Per Daily Mail, Jo Mersa was first confirmed dead by a streaming service called TIDAL. While the announcement confirmed Bob Marley’s grandson was found dead in a vehicle in the United States, additional details on where were not made clear.
Per a report via Florida radio station WZPP, Joseph Mersa reportedly suffered with asthma for most of his life. And, the report from the radio station claimed Jo’s cause of death is believed to be related to his asthma.
I am deeply saddened by the news that artiste Joseph Marley, son of Reggae star, Stephen Marley and grand son of Reggae super star, Bob Marley has died.
We were graced by Joseph,whose stage name was Jo Mersa, performing at our Jamaica 60 Launch in Miramar, Florida, USA in May. pic.twitter.com/6DyHkYcNsI
— Hon.Olivia Grange (@Babsy_grange) December 27, 2022
Now, reports of Bob Marley’s grandson just broke in the past couple of hours and have been extremely lacking of any details. In the past hour, however, TMZ has also published a report confirming Jo Mersa Marley’s death. TMZ also reports sources close to the situation have confirmed his death was asthma-related.
Joseph “Jo Mersa” Marley, son of musician Stephen Marley and the grandson of reggae legend Bob Marley, has reportedly died. He was 31. pic.twitter.com/MxYsUQQelY
— Reggaetime (@reggaetimeworld) December 27, 2022
This is a developing story and will be updated as more information is available.
Rest in peace, Joseph ‘Jo’ Mersa Marley.
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