Actress Galyn Gorg died on Tuesday following a tragic health battle.
The 55-year-old’s death came after doctors diagnosed her with cancer throughout her entire body and lungs.
After the diagnosis, medical professionals warned the American star that she only had days to live, it has been revealed on the GoFundMe page that was set up in memory of the actress and to raise funds towards funeral costs.
A message on the charity page began: “Galyn Gorg was and is huge part of our family, she means so much to every one of us.”
Detailing her medical condition, the message continued: “She was diagnosed with cancer throughout her entire body and lungs.
“The doctors claimed she only had days maybe a week to live, and after remaining optimistic and praying for a miracle, she has sadly passed.”
The statement went on: “We were unaware of just how sick she was as the diagnosis was a shock to the entire family.
“We hastily bought tickets to Oahu without a second thought, as she was getting treatment there.”
The statement ended: “Since spending a great deal of time and money, we are now looking for donations for funeral services.
“Any donation is greatly appreciated, even prayers! If possible please share, we want to send her off beautifully as her heart and spirit were filled with generosity, love, kindness, forgiveness, and compassion.”
Galyn’s sister announced the news of her passing via a post on Facebook on Wednesday.
The TV and film star was just one day away from turning 56 when she died on Tuesday, July 14.
Californian-born Galyn won roles in many great productions throughout her career; she played a character named Helena on a 1996 episode of The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, and a character named Angie in the 1990 film RoboCop 2.
She had a guest role opposite Tony Todd in acclaimed Star Trek: Deep Space Nine episode, The Visitor, where she played a Bajoran woman named Korena.
The beauty was raised in Hawaii and studied liberal arts at Santa Monica City College.
Her first acting role was in a 1983 Ray Parker, Jr music video for I Still Can’t Get Over Loving You.