Gov. John Kasich responds to the death of Linkin Park singer Che - Cleveland 19 News Cleveland, OH

Gov. John Kasich responds to the death of Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington

Linkin Park's Chester Bennington has died at the age of 41, according to The Associated Press. (Source: Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP) Linkin Park's Chester Bennington has died at the age of 41, according to The Associated Press. (Source: Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)

Gov. John Kasich shared on Twitter what Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington meant to his family. 

"I'm still a big fan of Linkin Park. Met Chester in Columbus and he was kind enough to call my daughters on the phone. This is a sad day," Kasich tweeted on Thursday.

Bennington was found dead at his home near Los Angeles, CA on July 20. His death is being investigated as a possible suicide. 

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