Linkin Park's Dave Farrell honors Chester Bennington: 'A passionate musician and loyal friend'

It's been a week since Linkin Park's Chester Bennington died and his bandmates continue to pay their respects to their fallen friend.

On Saturday, bassist Dave Farrell took to Twitter to honor Bennington and thank fans for their undivided support.

RELATED: Linkin Park's Mike Shinoda Shares Note to Fans One Week After Chester Bennington's Death

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LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 03: Chester Bennington of Linkin Park performs at The O2 Arena on July 3, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Burak Cingi/Redferns)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 03: Chester Bennington of Linkin Park performs at The O2 Arena on July 3, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Burak Cingi/Redferns)
BURBANK, CA - MAY 22: Singer Chester Bennington of Linkin Park performs onstage during the band's 'One More Light' album release party at the iHeartRadio Theater on May 22, 2017 in Burbank, California. (Photo by Scott Dudelson/WireImage)
BERLIN, GERMANY - JUNE 12: Singer Chester Bennington of the American band Linkin Park performs live on stage during a concert at the Mercedes-Benz Arena on June 12, 2017 in Berlin, Germany. (Photo by Frank Hoensch/Redferns)
BURBANK, CA - MAY 22: Singer Chester Bennington of Linkin Park performs onstage during the band's 'One More Light' album release party at the iHeartRadio Theater on May 22, 2017 in Burbank, California. (Photo by Scott Dudelson/WireImage)
BERLIN, GERMANY - JUNE 12: (EDITORS NOTE: Image has been converted to black and white.) Singer Chester Bennington of the American band Linkin Park performs live on stage during a concert at the Mercedes-Benz Arena on June 12, 2017 in Berlin, Germany. (Photo by Frank Hoensch/Redferns)
Lead vocalist of Linkin Park Chester Bennington performs with Stone Temple Pilots at 9th annual MusiCares MAP Fund Benefit concert in Los Angeles, California May 30, 2013. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni (UNITED STATES - Tags: ENTERTAINMENT)
Mike Shinoda and Chester Bennington of Linkin Park arrive on the red carpet at the 2012 Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas, Nevada May 20, 2012. REUTERS/Steve Marcus (UNITED STATES)(BILLBOARD-ARRIVALS)
Chester Bennington of the band Linkin Park performs during the second day of the 2012 iHeartRadio Music Festival at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada September 22, 2012. REUTERS/Steve Marcus (UNITED STATES - Tags: ENTERTAINMENT)
Lead vocalist of rock band Linkin Park Chester Bennington shows his hand covered in cement as the band is inducted into Guitar Center's RockWalk in Los Angeles, California June 18, 2014. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni (UNITED STATES - Tags: ENTERTAINMENT)
UNIVERSAL CITY, CA - DECEMBER 08: Singer Chester Bennington is interviewed backstage during Night 1 of KROQ's Acoustic Christmas at Gibson Amphitheatre on December 8, 2012 in Universal City, California. (Photo by Lester Cohen/WireImage)
UNIVERSAL CITY, CA - DECEMBER 08: Musician Chester Bennington of Linkin Park performs at the KROQ's Acoustic Christmas held at the Gibson Amphitheatre on December 8, 2012 in Universal City, California. (Photo by Tommaso Boddi/WireImage)
MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA - JUNE 5: Chester Bennington of Linkin Park performs at Live 105's BFD 2011 at Shoreline Amphitheater on June 5, 2010 in Mountain View, California. (Photo by Tim Mosenfelder/Getty Images)
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NEW YORK - SEPTEMBER 16: Singer Chester Bennington of the rock band Linkin Park visits SIRIUS XM Studio on September 16, 2010 in New York City. (Photo by Astrid Stawiarz/Getty Images)
Singer Chester Bennington of Linkin Park arrives at the 2008 MTV Video Music Awards at Paramount Pictures Studios on September 7, 2008 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Steve Granitz/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 07: Chester Bennington and Joseph Han of Linkin Park poses in the press room at the 2008 MTV Video Music Awards at Paramount Pictures Studios on September 7, 2008 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Steve Granitz/WireImage)
Chester Bennington of Linkin Park performs as part of the Projekt Revolution Tour 2008 at Shoreline Amphitheatre. (Photo by Tim Mosenfelder/Corbis via Getty Images)
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BANGKOK, THAILAND - FEBRUARY 3: Chester Bennington from Linkin Park poses in the pressroom at 'MTV Asia Aid', at the IMPACT Arena on February 3, 2005 in Bangkok, Thailand. The fourth annual event was formerly called 'MTV Asia Awards' but has repositioned itself as an international benefit to support the relief effort following the Asian earthquake and tsunami. (Photo by MJ Kim/Getty Images)
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LOS ANGELES - DECEMBER 14: Chester Bennington of musical band Linkin Park, performs at KROQ's 2003 Almost Acoustic Christmas at the Universal Amphitheatre on December 14, 2003 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
Chester Bennington of Linkin Park during The 2003 KROQ Almost Acoustic Christmas - Night One at Universal Amphitheater in Universal City, California, United States. (Photo by Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic, Inc)
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"It goes without saying, this last week has been extremely difficult," Farrell began. "The outpouring of love and kindness I've received from friends and fans from all over the world has been incredible. I wish I could personally thank every one of you for your love and support."

"A huge part of Chester's legacy will be the memories we hold of him in our hearts. He was an enthusiastic, playful father, an honest and passionate musician, and a loyal friend," he continued. "I've been touched to see memorials that have been held worldwide."

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The musician ended his note by asking fans if they have any pictures from memorials they've held in honor of Bennington to share them with him.

Chester Bennington's Wife Talinda Pens Heartbreaking Message 1 Week After His Death: 'How Do I Move On?'

Bennington was found dead on July 20. The Los Angeles County Coroner's Office told ET that his death was reported as a suicide by hanging, though the final cause of death is pending following an autopsy.

On Thursday, Mike Shinoda also shared a special note with Linkin Park fans and gave them updates on what they could do to honor their former bandmate. The following day, Bennington's wife, Talinda, broke her silence, releasing a heartbreaking letter about losing the love of her life.

"One week ago, I lost my soulmate and my children lost their hero, their daddy," she wrote, adding, "My babies are so young to have lost their daddy, and I know that all of you will help keep his memory alive."

Hear more of her letter in the video here.

If you or someone you know needs help, please call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (8255).

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