It’s a sad day for Internet meme fans.
Grumpy Cat, whose real name was Tardar Sauce, has taken her last breath. Grumpy Cat died on Tuesday, May 16th, from “complications of a recent urinary tract infection.” She was 7.
Grumpy Cat’s owners alert internet fans and followers on social media with a heartfelt statement. The statement confirmed that Grumpy Cat received the top care from professionals, but despite the care and the loving family that surrounded her, “complications, unfortunately, became too tough for her to overcome.”
Grumpy Cat was known for her sensational face. With more than 2.4 million followers on Instagram, she was the face of some of the most iconic memes on social media. With an ever-constant unsatisfied expression, Grumpy Cat becomes known around the world.
Grumpy Cat’s franchise became a multi-million dollar brand even after she died, the internet was posting images of her being dissatisfied with her exciting life on Earth. Grumpy Cat instantly became a trending topic on social media as her fans learned that she had passed away.
Regardless of her online reputation, Grumpy Cat was a family pet and adored by so many. Please keep her family in your prayers.