Captain Mark Howard, who helped the Ionian princess on the first season of Cover Mediterranean Sea, died. He was 65.
His death was confirmed by Bravo on Friday, October 29th. The network said in a statement shared on the reality show’s official Instagram page, “Our thoughts and sincere sympathy are with the family and friends of the respected captain Mark Howard. As the captain of the first season of ‘Below Deck Med’, he will always be remembered for his many contributions and mentorship and will remain part of the Bravo family forever. ”
A cause of death for Howard has not been released.
Per Our Weekly, the Fernandina Beach Police Department has declared that Howard’s wife Susan found his body on Oct. 27 after returning from a trip to their home in Florida. The store obtained a police report saying Howard apparently died a few days before the discovery of his body.