Unfortunately, Elvis’s grandson, Benjamin Keough — who was born in October 1992 and shared a father with Riley — died by suicide in July 2020 at 27 years old. The L.A. County Medical Examiner’s Coroner’s Office shared (per TMZBenjamin was killed by a self inflicted gunshot.
Riley wrote “a A moving tribute to her beloved brotherFollowing his death: “Mornings are the hardest. I forget you’re gone,”She posted the following on Instagram. “I can’t cry because of the fear that I will never stop. A pain that’s new to me.”
She continued: “You. There are no words for you. Angel is the closest I could think of. Pure light. Baby brother. Best friend. Wild man. Intellectual. Witness to my life. Twin soul. Protector. Too sensitive for this harsh world. I hope you give me strength to endure the giant hole you’ve left in my heart. I hope you give me the strength to eat. I hope you’re cradled in love. I hope you feel my love. I hope you feel god. You are god. I can’t believe you’ve left me. Not you sweet Ben Ben. Anyone but you. I guess this is true heartbreak. I hope we meet again.”