Sad news for Hollywood followers and especially fans of shows like Law & Order: SVU, Ugly Betty, and The Stepford Wives — Actress Lisa Masters was found dead on Tuesday in her Lima, Peru hotel room. The death is presumably the result of a suicide
According to the Peru 21 newspaper, the 52 year old Lisa Masters was found dead, hung with a skirt in her room’s closet. The body was discovered by an employee of the hotel around 11:50 P.M. The actress was abroad on a modeling assignment and the tragic turn of events was completely unexpected.
The specialists, however, say that Lisa Masters was more than probably struggling with depression as among her possessions they found medication which helps with depression.
In the light of the shocking death, Masters’ close ones started a GoFundMe campaign with the goal of helping the late actress’ husband William Brooks during this difficult time financially, as the funeral procession and international transportation of the body are not cheap at all.
Their message on the site is both touching and painful to read and it makes her passing even more tragic knowing that she was so loved by so many people. It reads: “Our dear friend Lisa Masters passed away tragically and unexpectedly in Lima, Peru on November 15, 2016. Lisa’s genuine warmth, generosity and tenacious strength will be deeply missed.”
Regarding their attempt to alleviate her husband’s suffering by contributing to the notable expenses of bringing Masters’ body from Peru to the United States as well helping with the funeral expenses, the site read:
“Lisa’s beloved husband William is shocked and grieving her sudden loss. In the midst of his mourning, William faces daunting financial challenges, including the substantial funeral and transport expenses for Lisa in and between Peru and the United States.”
Rest in peace Lisa Masters, you will be missed.