The sudden and unexpected death of the famous radio host, David ‘Kidd’ Kraddick has shocked many and there is an outburst of condolences all over social media.
David ‘Kidd’ Kraddick was hosting a fund raiser for his Kidd’s Kids Foundation when he passed away. Just 53, David ‘Kidd’ Kraddick used to host a radio show based from Texas.
"He died doing what he loved, and his final day was spent selflessly focused on those special children that meant the world to him, devoted his life to making people smile every morning, and for 21 years his foundation has been dedicated to bringing joy to thousands of chronically and terminally ill children" was the statement at the Kraddick Kidd Nation website.
The reason of the death is still unknown and according to the hospital, the reason of the death will be disclosed at an appropriate time. David ‘Kidd’ Kraddick was taken to a local New Orleans hospital where he died.
It is reported that David ‘Kidd’ Kraddick was not feeling well when the fund raiser golf tournament started. "He came out and he borrowed my golf clubs and went out to the driving range, it's kind of a freaky situation. He came out. He practiced a little bit. He hit the ball at the first tee and wasn't feeling good and after that I didn't see him" said Richie Tomblin, head golf pro at the Timberlane Country Club in Gretna.
There have been condolences from people from all walks of life regarding the death of David ‘Kidd’ Kraddick. The Facebook post regarding David ‘Kidd’ Kraddick’s death had more than 50,000 likes and 15,000 comments in just a matter of few hours.
Not only there were condolences over Facebook, there were a lot of tweets regarding the death of David ‘Kidd’ Kraddick as well. Harry Styles tweeted, "Absolutely devastated to hear about the sad passing of Kidd Kraddick. He was always so nice and will be incredibly missed. Lovely man. RIP." More than 45,000 followers favorited this tweet from Harry Styles.
Recently, David ‘Kidd’ Kraddick did a humorous segment on his show and discussed what would he say on his deathbed. Little did he know that he would be on it so early. He mentioned that he would let people take his pictures and had a laugh about it. He also thanked his fans and mentioned that he is going to miss them.