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RIP, Waldo Von Erich

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by Smasher_Sloan, Jul 6, 2009.

  1. Smasher_Sloan

    Smasher_Sloan Active Member

    One of the top wrestling stars of the '60s and '70s:


    He was NOT related to Fritz Von Erich (Jack Adkisson) and his tragic family, which was based in Dallas.
  2. Batman

    Batman Well-Known Member

    Where's Waldo?
    In the crematorium!

    Sorry, I couldn't resist. Never heard of the guy, but RIP I suppose.
  3. mpcincal

    mpcincal Well-Known Member

    So I guess Lance Von Erich won't be at the funeral, then. [jokethatonlylongtimeworldclasswrestlingfanswouldget/]
  4. Football_Bat

    Football_Bat Well-Known Member

    Kevin Von Erich is alive and well. Haven't seen him lately at (the suck which has become) North Texas football games, though.
  5. mpcincal

    mpcincal Well-Known Member

    He spoke at the WWE Hall of Fame ceremony in April, as he and his brothers were inducted.
  6. Baron Scicluna

    Baron Scicluna Well-Known Member

    Ha Ha, yeah I get it.

    RIP to Waldo, a guy who trained with the real Baron Scicluna and was a prominent main eventer with Bruno Sammartino in the Garden.
  7. Flip Wilson

    Flip Wilson Well-Known Member

    I think he and his family moved to Hawaii where he has some real estate holdings.
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