Chester Bennington’s band mates have shared a letter they have written to the late Linkin Park front-man after his sad passing last week.

The news of Chester Bennington’s death caused shock and sadness throughout the music industry and the rest of the world when it was revealed. The 41 year old singer was found at his home after struggling with a long battle against depression. His band mates set up a tribute website in memory of Bennington and have now shared a touching letter to him.

Read the full sincere message below.

Dear Chester,Our hearts are broken. The shockwaves of grief and denial are still sweeping through our family as we…

Posted by Linkin Park on Monday, July 24, 2017

 

The official cause of Bennington’s death was confirmed this week. It was confirmed by Los Angeles Coroner’s Officer Ed Winter that Chester Bennginton died by hanging. It was also added that no suicide note was found and there was no sign of drug use.

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Note: 1/4 people will experience a mental health problem in the UK each year, no one should suffer in silence. Help is always at hand. If you or someone you know may be suffering with a mental health issue or suicidal thoughts seek advice: http://www.nhs.uk/Conditions/Suicide/Pages/Getting-help.aspx