Jam Vhille “Jam” Sebastian, one-half of real-life YouTube couple Jamich, who had been battling lung cancer for about a year, has died. He was 28.
“The fight is over we lost the battle my son Jam Fernando Sebastian just passed away 10:30 am march 4,2015”, said Jam’s mother Maricar Sebastian on her Facebook post.
Sebastian was put on life support Thursday, February 26. He briefly woke up Friday to write a message for his fans, and woke up for a longer time Saturday, February 28, able to interact with family and visitors.
On her Facebook post, Mich Liggayu, Sebastian’s fiancee, shared the pain of preparing his remains.
In another post, she asked for prayers for Jam and be thankful that Jam will be happy in the arms of God.
“Pinaka masakit na paghihintay. Pray tayo ulit. But this time mag thank you tayo kasi magiging happy na si Jam with God. Di na siya mahihirapan. Let’s pray na mapuno siya ng love and peace. Angels of God, embrace Jam. Protect him. Lead him. God.”
RIP Jam and Jamich became trending topics on micro-blogging site Twitter shortly after the announcement of his death with netizens sending their condolences to Mich and Jam’s family.