We here at Townsquare Media are saddened by the sudden loss of Children's Miracle Network CEO and President John Lauck.

He passed away Friday due to complications from a tragic bike accident, according to CMN Hospitals. “John’s passing is a tremendous loss for our organization,” said Nana Mensah, Chair of Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals’ Board of Trustees. “John will be missed by so many. We will be supporting his family and the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals community during this heartbreaking time.”

John’s family shared the following statement: “As John’s family — his wife Alison, his sons Ryan (Leia), Alan (Jhoi), Eric (Kate), and Ethan, along with John’s parents John and Evelyn Lauck, siblings, and other family members — we would like to express our sincere appreciation for the outpouring of love and support our family has received since John’s tragic accident. John’s life impacted so many of us in remarkable ways, and we are grateful for the expressions of kindness and concern as we have navigated this unspeakably difficult journey.”

Townsquare Media in Flint has been honored to be working with Children's Miracle Network at Hurley Children's Hospital over the past few months in preparation for their annual radiation coming up in April. We share our condolences to the family and his CMN family here in Flint and throughout the country.