TMZ.com: Richard Burton “Rich” Cronin (August 30, 1975 – September 8, 2010), the lead singer and primary songwriter for LFO, suffered a stroke after a lengthy battle with leukemia, according to his brother Mike Cronin (who was manager of O-Town). He passed away in a hospital this afternoon (September 8). Cronin was 35.
-This is so so sad 😦 … below the guys twitted about it:
• twitter.com/EMESTRADA: “Today we lost an extraordinary person. Rich you mean more to me than you’ll ever get a chance to know. #Mentor #SummerGirls #RichCronin4eva”
• twitter.com/jacobsloc: “We lost a great guy today. Rich Cronin gave us a lot and was too young. My prayers for the family”
• facebook.com/dan.miller4: “Dan Miller’s thoughts are with Spruce and his family.”
• twitter.com/ParkerAngel: “RIP to my friend Rich Cronin – you will be greatly missed.”
– R.I.P. Rich Cronin –