Sports Illustrated swimsuit model Hunter McGrady reveals brother Tynan, 23, died in an 'accident'
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Hunter, 28, announced on social media on Tuesday that her younger brother Tynan had passed away over the weekend.
Hunter McGrady has revealed her 23-year-old brother Tynan has died in an accident while paying tribute to her younger sibling, saying he 'went to be with the Lord.'

The Sports Illustrated Swimsuit model, who is currently pregnant with her first child, took to Instagram on Tuesday to share a heartbreaking post announcing that her younger brother had passed away over the weekend.

'The most gut wrenching words I've ever had to write in my life, one that no one ever wants to. My chest is heavy and I feel like I'll never breathe again, I don't know how this pain repairs or if it ever feels like life can live again. My baby brother went to be with the Lord on May 1st,' Hunter, 28, wrote.

Loss: Hunter McGrady, 28, shared in a heartbreaking Instagram post on Tuesday that her younger brother Tynan, 23, died over the weekend. They're pictured at her 2019 wedding

Little brother: The plus-size model said Tynan will always be the love of her life as she opened up about how beloved he was by everyone he met

The mom-to-be called Tynan 'the most kind, gentle, loving, beautiful, intelligent, funny human being this earth has ever known.'

'If you know me you know I rave about my brother, he is and will always be the love of my life,' she said. 'I would text my brother every single night the words "Goodnight I love you [heart emoji" because I never wanted a day to go by without him knowing how much I love and adore him.'

Hunter shared a screenshot of the messages she sent her brother as well as pictures of them together. In one picture, they are posing together at her 2019 wedding to Brian Keys. Another shows them together as children.

'Every one around him has always said nothing but beautiful things, his friends' parents always said "we're so glad Tynan is in our child's life, he's such a good influence,"' she recalled.

Looking back: Hunter thanked Tynan for making her a 'big sister' in the emotional tribute

Looking back: Hunter called Tynan 'the most kind, gentle,…
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