The brother of UFC commentator and former title contender Kenny Florian passed away on Sunday. Florian confirmed the death of his brother, Kirk Florian, via an Instagram post on Tuesday.
Kirk Florian, age 33, had been missing since Saturday, Sept. 10, according to Kenny, who, earlier in the day on Tuesday had requested help in finding his brother.
A short time later, he posted on Instagram, saying, “Always loving. Always loved. Always my little brother Kiki. Kirk Andrew Florian 6/22/83-9/11/16. Thank you all for sharing his picture/information. Go tell your loved ones that you love them.”
As of the time of publication, Dover police had not yet released any information about the circumstances surrounding the death, although he apparently died on Sunday.
Kirk Florian, according to official records at mixedmartialarts.com, fought in three amateur MMA bouts, winning all three bouts, the most recent of which occurred in 2013.
(Photo courtesy of Kenny Florian)