Chester Bennington's widow is engaged two years after his death Talinda Bennington, who used to be married to the late Linkin Park lead singer before he took his life in 2017, made the announcement on Instagram. “I am overjoyed to announce my engagement to my angel on earth, Michael F,” she wrote on her page. “I am here to tell you that you can find love after tragedy.” “The death of a soulmate does not mean the death of you,” the 42-year-old added. “My family, friends, and Linkin Park brothers welcome him to the family with open arms. “I will continue to honor Chester and continue my life’s mission to make his passing not in vein,” she wrote. “To all Suicide Loss Survivors, you CAN be happy again. You CAN have space in your heart for grief, joy, happiness, sadness, and love. Thank you ALL for your continued love and support.” She also admitted that she will always love her late husband and will keep honoring him by living her life. 'Your heart expands with love. It doesn’t shrink or push out those that have already taken root. I will always love my husband, Chester. And I will keep honoring him by living MY life. A life of love and happiness. Because that’s what he would want for me. xo T' View this post on Instagram Your heart expands with love. It doesn’t shrink or push out those that have already taken root. I will always love my husband, Chester. And I will keep honoring him by living MY life. A life of love and happiness. Because that’s what he would want for me. xo TA post shared by Talinda Bennington (@talinda320) on Sep 6, 2019 at 3:59pm PDT Bennington and Talinda married in 2005. In 2017, the singer took his own life at the age of 41 after struggling with drug and alcohol addiction in the past. Bennington and Talinda shared three children together: son Tyler, 13, and twin daughters Lilly and Lila, 8. He also had three children from previous relationships: Jaime, 23, Isaiah, 21, and Draven, 17. The post Late Linkin Park lead singer Chester Bennington's widow announces her engagement to another man two years after his death appeared first on Linda Ikeji Blog.