DJ Timbuck2 passed December 19th, 2015 due to cancer related complications. DJ Timbuck2 AKA Timothy Francis was only 34 when he died. Timbuck2 made huge contributions to Chicago independent artist with his segment on WGCI Go ILL Radio. Chicago has taken a huge lost, but is grateful for all his hard work. He truly a legend of his time. December 30th was proclaimed DJ Timbuck2 Day by Rahm Emanuel.