"I am deeply saddened to announce that my brother Robert has passed away last night," President Trump said in a statement. President Trump also visited his brother in New York yesterday. He told reporters on the occasion that his brother was having a hard time. It is unknown at this time what he will do after leaving the post. According to US media, he was seriously ill for a long time. He was also hospitalized for a week in June, according to the New York Post. "He was not only my brother but also my best friend," said Donald Trump. He will live in my heart forever. '
President Trump's son Eric also called his uncle a "perfect man ..." Strong, compassionate, and extremely loyal. "Our whole family will miss him," he said on Twitter. Robert Trump was the youngest of Fred and Mary Trump's five children and was born two years after his brother Donald.
Robert Trump spent most of his career in his family's real estate business and was very successful in New York. Unlike his brother, however, he was not interested in fame and was now almost retired in New York. Robert Trump recently approached the court after he tried to block the publication of his niece Mary Trump's book.