Kevin Olaeta was born on April 27, 1988, and from Petaluma, California, USA. He is best known for his appearance on an episode of “Dr. Pimple Popper” on TLC, passed away in May 2019 at the age of 31.
The 31-year-old resident of Petaluma, California, had been struggling with a lack of confidence ever since he noticed the growing lump in his jaw. Fans who watched Kevin’s episode in ‘Dr. Pimple Popper’ was shocked to know that he had passed away and sent their love out to his family.
Many tributed him on Social media and one user wrote “@TLC I just watched the most recent episode of Dr. Pimple Popper and it ended within Memory of Kevin. Was it the Kevin that just appeared in that episode that had something removed from his jaw?.”
Then, another one wrote “@TLC just watched Dr. Pimple Popper and was so saddened to see that Kevin had passed away unexpectedly sometime after the show was taped. May he Rest In Peace.”
Kevin Olaeta Career
He appeared on January 23rd episode of s Dr. Pimple Popper to treat his massive lump on his face. During his appearance, Oleata showed a large growth on his face which he described as feeling like a “jawbreaker” pressing against his face.
Dermatologist Sandra Lee was the show host and according to his obituary in the Petaluma Argus-Courier, Olaeta passed away on May 18, 2019. Olaeta’s tragic death was described as “peaceful” but “unexpected” due to an enlarged heart and tachycardia.
Dr. Sandra lee surgically removed his cyst and he was leading his life in happiness. Dr. Pimple Popper did successfully remove the cyst and shared the before-and-after photos in a tribute Instagram post. She wrote in the caption: “I found out months after our taping that Kevin had passed away unexpectedly. Love and strength to his family and friends esp his father.”
Kevin had filmed his episode of Dr. Pimple Popper last year before his death. On December 22, 2018, he posted on Instagram and wrote “In the next couple of months, I will be Finally getting my cyst removed! After like 6 or 7 years of it developing and growing, and constantly getting asked about. I have Finally Found the opportunity to have it taken care of and not be out thousands of dollars for it!.”
Kevin Olaeta Family
How old was Kevin Olaeta? He was born on April 27, 1988, and from Petaluma, California and he was 31 years old during the time of his death. He was survived by his father, Lonnie Olaeta, mother Terri Jensen.
As well as his brother, Ryan Olaeta, his sister, Melissa Olsen. Kevin’s older brother Eli Olaeta had passed away in 2018.
He attended the Petaluma High and Musicians Institute of Hollywood, where he learned guitar craft. Kevin was passionate about music and supported local bands, attending concerts at the Phoenix Theater. His other interests included working on his motorcycles and car and in his father’s electrician business. “Clients and friends were drawn to his cheerful, friendly personality.”
Kevin Olaeta Net Worth
Estimated Net Worth of him is under review. He stands 6 feet 2 inch tall and weighs around 76KG.