Jock Zonfrillo Death – Jock Zonfrillo has passed away suddenly. He was confirmed dead on Monday, the 1st of April 2023. The news of his death has left many shocked and heartbroken after the tragic news surfaced early Monday. He died in Melbourne leaving behind his family, friends and loved ones. Jock was well known to Australians as a chef, best-selling author, philanthropist. He was a judge on MasterChef. He is survived by his loving wife Lauren and his four children.
Who was Jock Zonfrillo?
Jock Zonfrillo was a host on 10’s MasterChef Australia. He was a Scottish presenter. He joined the Channel 10 show in 2019 with Melissa Leong and Andy Allen. His family released the following statement regarding his sudden death “With completely shattered hearts and without knowing how we can possibly move through life without him, we are devastated to share that Jock passed away yesterday.”
Prior to settling in Australia as the head chef at Restaurant 41 in Sydney in 2000, Zonfrillo apprenticed under renowned Michelin-starred chef Marco Pierre White. He then opened his own restaurant, Orana, in 2013. “We implore you to please let us grieve privately as we find a way to navigate through this and find space on the other side to celebrate our irreplaceable husband, father, brother, son and friend.” – his family said in a statement
Jock Zonfrillo Cause of death
At the time of this publication, the circumstances surrounding Jock Zonfrillo’s passing including his precise is yet to be revealed. The public will be updated as soon as this piece of information is revealed.
An official statement was released through his Facebook account on Monday after the the tragic incident:
So many words can describe him, so many stories can be told, but at this time we’re too overwhelmed to put them into words. For those who crossed his path, became his mate, or were lucky enough to be his family, keep this proud Scot in your hearts when you have your next whisky.
We implore you to please let us grieve privately as we find a way to navigate through this, and find space on the other side to celebrate our irreplaceable husband, father, brother, son and friend.
An obituary for Jock Zonfrillo is not available at the time
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