Star of MasterChef Junior, Ben Watkins, has sadly passed away aged just 14.
The youngster became a fan’s favorite on the show.
Ben had been undergoing treatment for an extremely rare form of cancer at Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago, and he sadly passed away on Monday, according to his family.
He was diagnosed with a soft tissue tumor when he was only 13 years old. He was 1 of only 6 people in the entire world diagnosed with the rare illness called Angiomatoid Fibrous Histiocytoma.