The Block host Scott Cam has broken his silence on the shocking death of Jon-Jeremy Bradey, a tradie who contributed to the hit show for several seasons.

At the end of the October 23 episode, a tribute to the late 42-year-old from A Plus Enterprises was delivered, saying: “In memory of Jon Jeremy Bradey, 1980-2022.”

Now, Scott has spoken about the “excellent tradesman”, confessing it was “tragic” to be saying goodbye to a member of The Block “family”.

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The Block host Scott Cam has broken his silence on the shock death of Jon-Jeremy Bradey. Source: Nine.

“It’s really very tragic as we’re like a family at The Block,” the 59-year-old told the Daily Mail Australia. “The Block isn’t just about the cast and crew. It’s also about the tradespeople who support us over so many seasons. 

“Jon was an excellent tradesman who built countless pools for contestants on the show and always did an expert job.”

Scott concluded by saying that The Block team’s “thoughts are with his family”.

“We’re so sorry to hear of his passing.”

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Scott said Jon-Jeremy was an “excellent tradesman”. Source: Nine.

According to the Herald Sun, the father of three — affectionately known as Jon Jon — died on October 14.

Most notably, the late tradesman worked on Kirsty Lee Akers and Jesse Anderson‘s home in the 2021 season. He was also responsible for concreting Josh and Luke Packham‘s pool.

Jon-Jeremy Brady Is Remembered as One of the Pool Industry’s “Greatest Heroes”

Alongside his “pool king” title, he was also known as “one of the greatest heroes in the industry”.

“Jon Jon was a devoted husband, father and friend. Anything could be achieved when you had him in charge, which I had the privilege of witnessing first-hand,” Reece Daniltchenko from Franklin Pools told the publication.

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Alongside his “pool king” title, he was also known as “one of the greatest heroes in the industry”. Source: Instagram.

“To have the opportunity to work with someone so reliable, trustworthy, and a leader to his team always gave me the confidence knowing that the end result will be delivered.

“A true legacy the great man has left behind, and the A Plus Enterprises team will no doubt uphold and has the full support and trust of everyone behind them.”

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