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In memory of those who "died suddenly" in Canada, Mexico, Brazil and Argentina, May 24-May 30
A financial advisor, a coffee shop proprietor, a Tae Kwon Do master, a policeman and a man arrested for assault (those two died the same day), a 17-year-old girl died of cardiac arrest, and more
Midwest public finance community grieving over sudden death of PFM's Claire Goodman 
May 25, 2022
The Midwest public finance community is mourning the loss of Claire Goodman, a veteran financial advisor, world traveler, proud Canadian, and dog lover who died suddenly Friday. She was 41.
Goodman, a director in PFM Financial Advisors LLC’s Chicago office, worked with leading Midwest borrowers from Chicago, Cook County and Illinois to issuers in Ohio and Wisconsin.
The cause of death is not known. Goodman felt ill last Friday but worked through the day with the Ohio team preparing for an upcoming bond pricing. She died at home later that day.
The founder of Toronto’s HotBlack Coffee has suddenly passed away
May 27, 2022
HotBlack Coffee [in Toronto] has announced that its founder has suddenly and tragically passed away.
"With heavy hearts, we announce the sudden passing of our beloved co-founder, Jimson Bienenstock," reads a social media post.
"His legacy will live on through the incredibly loved HotBlack Coffee brand and community built alongside his business partner Momi Kishi."
Age, cause of death not reported.
Cleveland A. Bryan Sr., 71
May 24, 2022
It is with great sadness we announce the sudden death of Cleveland Anthony Bryan Sr. on May 16, 2022. Grandmaster Bryan was born in Guyana, SA on October 12, 1950, immigrated to Canada in 1973 and started his Taekwon-do training with Master Lee Sukhi in 1976. Bryan's Taekwon-do school was founded in 1983 in Hamilton, Ontario and has remained a treasured institution in the martial arts community.
He is loved & will be missed not only by his immediate family & friends but by his very large & equally important Tae Kwon-Do family. "Master B" as he was known touched the lives & hearts of 1000's of students over his nearly 40 years of teaching Tae Kwon-Do and will always be remembered & respected by his students and fellow master instructors.
No cause of death reported.
League of Legends: Javier 'Maggical' Spain dies at 39
May 25, 2022
The Latin American League of Legends mourns the death of Javier España, channel and content manager for Riot Latam. The company spoke out on the matter, as did many content creators and pro-players.
“Riot Games communicates the sad news of the death of our dear colleague and friend Javier España, channel and content manager for Riot Latam.
He died unexpectedly at the age of 39. In social networks, he was active, promoting different events of Wild Rift, VALORANT and of course League of Legends.
He was always connected with Spanish-speaking gamers. He was born in Rosario, Argentina, but lived in Mexico for the last few years after moving from LLA to the northern country.
17-year-old girl dies of apparent cardiac arrest after feeling unwell at school
May 27, 2022
On Thursday, May 26, a 17-year-old girl died of an apparent cardiac arrest at a school in Mexico after suddenly collapsing during her lunch break. The 17-year-old girl, identified as Paola Diaz Alcantara according to a Facebook post from the school, died after allegedly suffering a cardiac arrest while at the CBTIS No. 29 school in Ecatepec de Morelos, Mexico.
According to local reports, the young student died while she was in the school’s courtyard after suddenly fainting and becoming unconscious. Local police were called to the scene along with emergency medical crews after they received reports that a high school student was feeling unwell. However, when paramedics arrived, the girl was already dead.
According to the school’s director, the student was “on her lunch break and suddenly fainted while she was in the courtyard, near some trees, and emergency services were contacted.” Paramedics certified the death of the student as a cardiac arrest, as reported by sinembargo.mx.
He dies on patrol arrested for assaulting a woman in Querétaro
May 26, 2022
El Marques, Querétaro - Police arrested a man accused of assaulting a woman; however, when he was transferred to be brought before a judge aboard a patrol he died suddenly. The events occurred in the Hacienda La Cruz subdivision, in the municipality of El Marqués, in the state of Querétaro, where the municipal police officers went after a report about an aggressive person. Upon arriving at the site, the uniformed officers located the affected woman, who pointed out the person who had attacked her, so they proceeded to arrest him.
However, the municipal authorities realized that the subject was under the influence of some toxic substance. The attacked woman decided to continue with the procedure and they were brought before a judge, but on the way the alleged aggressor felt bad, so the police radioed the corporation to activate emergency protocols.
Upon being checked by a doctor, the detainee no longer had vital signs, so this situation was also notified to the Human Rights Ombudsman. So far the authorities have not released the identity of the deceased person or the causes of his death.
In the PROFEPA building, in Xalapa, an auxiliary police officer died of a heart attack
May 26, 2022
The IPAX member who provided security at the PROFEPA Delegation building in Xalapa died this Thursday afternoon after suffering a massive heart attack. The death occurred on the ground floor of the building located on Calle 5 de Febrero, in the Center.
Suddenly the officer fainted and fell to the floor before the eyes of employees, who came to help him and seeing that he did not react, they requested an ambulance.
In a matter of minutes, paramedics for the SSP Panther group arrived, who only confirmed that he no longer had vital signs.
No age reported.
"El Pantera" died of a heart attack, in Papantla
May 27, 2022
Papantla, Ver. - After having died on Saturday of last week when he was working in an orange orchard in the town of Mesa Chica La Gloria, the unfortunate cutter was finally identified, whose only known name was support as it was his first day on the job.
As was duly reported, his colleagues said that he suddenly collapsed and when he was transferred to a clinic aboard a van he ceased to exist. He learned that he was on top of a bush doing his work when he began to feel bad and ended up falling from a height of approximately 2 meters.
This is Eugenio G.G., 42 years old, better known as "El Pantera", residing in the Peñas de Almanza community of the municipality of Atzalan, who died as a result of a heart attack according to what was determined by the rigorous autopsy, and was identified by his sister Alma Delia GG.
Sebastián Rivarola,  former vocalist of Agrupación Marilyn, died: he suffered a cardiac arrest while driving his motorcycle
May 26, 2022
[Argentinian] Sebastián Rivarola, former vocalist of the cumbia band Agrupación Marilyn, died at the age of 33 when he was on his motorcycle and a strong pain in the chest area forced him to get off, but when he asked for help he suffered a cardiac arrest that ended his life.
Eleandro Oliveira, RIP
May 30, 2022
Teacher dies, victim of heart attack in San Miguel do Tapulo [Brasil]
Eleandro Oliveira was a math teacher at the Educational School. He was found lifeless inside his residence this Saturday (28).
Age not reported.