The Google executive was tragically killed after a Nepal earthquake caused a Mount Everest avalanche on Saturday (April 25).
Dan‘s sister Megan confirmed the news on his Instagram by writing, “This is Dan‘s little sister Megan. I regret to inform all who loved him that during the avalanche on Everest early this morning our Dan suffered from a major head injury and didn’t make it. We appreciate all of the love that has been sent our way thus far and know his soul and his spirit will live on in so many of us. All our love and thanks to those who shared this life with our favorite hilarious strong willed man. He was and is everything to us. Thank you.”
Our thoughts go out to Dan‘s loved ones during this difficult time.