The death of 25-year-old Peaches Geldof is another tragedy to hit the family - 14 years after her mother Paula Yates died.
A collection of pictures charting Peaches' life from its beginning as the daughter of famous parents Bob Geldof and Paula Yates:
The troubled life of Peaches Geldof included losing her own mother when she was just 11 years old, when Paula Yates died of a drug overdose.
Peaches Geldof's funeral is to be held on Easter Monday at the same church where her mothers funeral Paula Yates was held.
The Kent church is also where the 25-year-old married musician Tom Cohen, the father of her children, in 2012. Her family says the event will be private.
Kent Police said her death is being treated as a "non-suspicious, unexplained sudden death".
The body of Peaches Geldof has been released to her family to allow funeral arrangements to be made, a coroner's spokesman has disclosed.
It could take up to three weeks for toxicology test results to be released, after a post-mortem examination proved inconclusive.
The 25-year-old mother-of-two was found at her home in Wrotham, Kent, on Monday and police have said her death is being treated as a "non-suspicious, unexplained sudden death".
A spokesman for North West Kent coroner Roger Hatch said: "We can confirm that the body has been released to the family for funeral arrangements to be made."
Any inquest is not expected to be opened and adjourned by the coroner until after the results of the toxicology tests are known.
A post-mortem examination into the death of Peaches Geldof has proved inconclusive pending the result of toxicology analysis which could take several weeks, Kent Police said.
The grieving family of Peaches Geldof, who died aged 25 on Monday, may find out what caused her sudden death when a post-mortem examination takes place today.
The body of the mother-of-two was found at her home in Wrotham, Kent, and police have said her death is not considered suspicious but was unexplained.
Ms Geldof was just 11 when her mother died from an accidental heroin overdose in 2000 and on Sunday she posted a picture of herself as a child with Paula Yates accompanied with the message "me and my mum".
Her body was found on Monday afternoon after officers were called "following a report of concern for the welfare of a woman", a Kent Police spokesman said.
Midge Ure has spoken of his horror upon hearing news of the tragic death of friend Bob Geldof's daughter Peaches, saying the news was "too hideous to comprehend."
The Editor of Mother & Baby magazine, Claire Irvin, has paid tribute to Peaches Geldof, saying that the mother-of-two was the "life and soul" of the editorial team when she was there.
The magazine, which Peaches only joined recently, also released a statement "heartfelt sympathies and condolences" to her family.
Police officers are continuing to search the Kent home of Peaches Geldof, who died yesterday aged 25.
Fifi Geldof, Peaches' elder sister, has posted a picture on Instagram of their pair as youngsters along with the message: My beautiful baby sister...Gone but never forgotten.
"I love you, Peaches x."
The post mortem of Peaches Geldof will take place tomorrow.
Kent County Council said in a statement that her body has been transferred to Darent Valley Hospital in Dartford.
Arrangements are in hand for the post-mortem to be carried out tomorrow at the hospital.
The Pathologist is confirmed as Dr Peter Graham Jerreat, Consultant Home Office Forensic Pathologist.
After the results of the post mortem have been received, the Coroner will officially open an investigation and decide whether an inquest is necessary.
The President of Ireland Michael D. Higgins has offered some words of condolences to Bob Geldof and his family, following the sudden death of Peaches Geldof.
President Higgins was due to meet with Bob Geldof during his historic state visit.
In a statement from Áras an Uachtaráin, his residence in Ireland, he said: "I extend my deepest sympathies to Bob Geldof and his family on the sudden and untimely death of his daughter Peaches.
"This is such a difficult cross to bear for any family and all of our thoughts are with Peaches' family and friends at this time.
"Sabina and I were due to meet Bob Geldof while on the State visit and we are thinking of him at this time of immense loss."