Melanie Rauscher dead at 35? who was the Naked and afraid star?
Melanie Rauscher was found dead. The “Naked and Afraid” star died at the age of 35.
Who was Melanie Rauscher?
According to reports Melanie Rauscher was born to parents Daniel T and Catherine A Rauscher.
The reality star has three siblings namely Jeanette (Rick), Rebecca (Calvin), and Alexis.
Melanie was born and also raised in Philadelphia and she attended Kennedy-Kenrick High School.
Her college education was at Old Dominion University in Virginia.
The Naked and Afraid star featured in many series of the Discovery Channel back in 2013. She also had stinks with Spinoff show XL also in 2015 and was also a contestant at the Naked and Afraid reality show.
The reality star Melanie Rauscher was also actively involved in local leagues. She is reported to be a fan of the Eagles and an athlete too. She was a close pal of Jeremy McCaa while she was at the reality show Naked and Afraid.
Melanie was a employed at the PrescottVA Medical Center at the time she passed.
Melanie Rauscher died at the age of 35.
The famous star died while performing the role of a dog sitter while its owners were on a vacation in Arizona.
The dog and house owners came on 17th July and discovered that Melanie died on a bed in the guest room.
It was found that “several cans of compressed air” were around her bed, however local police had indicated that they do not suspect foul play as no such signs were found at the scene. It is not also clear if Melanie had consumed the content of the compressed air cans.
The local police are investigated the cause of death of the star.
Reactions of fellow naked and Afraid stars on Melanie death.
Jeremy McCaa is one such person who competed alongside Rauscher on “Naked and Afraid” .
He described her as an “amazing person.”
“We had such a chemistry on the show and it blossomed into a friendship that goes beyond words could describe,” McCaa wrote on Facebook following Rauscher’s death.
“Her laughter was one of a kind. Her friendship was amazing,” he continued. “Even tho we wasn’t blood, we was family. I could always count on her. We had so many moments when we would just be there for each other.
“She was my swamp wife, a best friend, a strong woman, an amazing person and I’ll always cherish our moments together. You’re gone to soon and taken from us to early.”