Sean Mitchell, founder of The Mining Hub, was discovered dead earlier this week.
The family are considering funeral arrangements and will share details on the Facebook group once a decision is made.
Donations are being accepted at http://gofundme.com/275j4zvz to help defray funeral expenses.
On behalf of the Perth Startup Community, //Startup News wishes to express our condolences to Sean’s family. He was a lively and enthusiastic member of the community, which is lessened by his passing.