According to the report he died of Leukemia

"Jason and the kids have been so loving and devoted to my care all this time. Truly, we have fought this disease together. Our love for each other is so strong and saying goodbye has been excruciating for all of us," Chris wrote.

In that post, Chris also thanked the community for the love and support shown to him and his family over the years -- both in sickness and in health. Chris said that he's "loved being a part of this community."

He leaves behind a husband, Jason, and two children, Spencer and Maria.


Christopher Charles Bradley-Krauss, age 53, passed away peacefully at home on December 5, 2018 with his family by his side. Born August 31, 1965 in Indianapolis, Indiana, Chris is survived by a loving family which he deeply loved. He is survived by his loving husband, Jason, and his son Spencer and daughter, Maria. He is also survived by his father, Walter Bagot and his wife Martha Lee. Chris and his family are deeply appreciative of the prayers, support, encouragement and comfort offered by friends and the community. Such kind and overwhelming gestures will always be cherished in our hearts. Visitation for close friends and family will be held at King Avenue United Methodist Church on Sunday, December 9 from 2 pm to 5pm. A memorial service for close friends and family will be held on Tuesday, December 11 at 7pm.

In lieu of flowers, the family respectfully requests that memorial gifts be made to:

The Chris Bradley Memorial Fund of The Columbus Foundation
Care of The Columbus Foundation
1234 East Broad Street
Columbus, Ohio 43205