WWE Pro Wrestling manager Paul Bearer dies at 58
The wrestling world has lost one of it’s biggest stars today, William Moody better known as Paul Bearer. Paul Bearer has passed and the cause of death has not been made public However, Paul Bearer did recently cancel a few upcoming events.
Paul Bearer begin his career with the WWE in 1991 as manager to wrestling great The Undertaker. Paul Bearer would go on to have an amazing 20 year career with the WWE.
The WWE issued this statement on Paul Bearer’s passing; “WWE is saddened to learn of the passing of William Moody, aka Paul Bearer. Moody made his WWE debut in 1991 as the manager of The Undertaker and went on to become a memorable part of WWE over the course of the next 20 years. Our deepest condolences go out to Moody’s family, friends and fans.”
A few tweets from some of the WWE’s superstars:
Hulk Hogan: “Very sad about Paul Bearer,he was a great person and one of the original boys,he was what made wrestling great much love much respect HH”
John Cena: “I think most everyone in @WWE has a great story about Paul Bearer. I have many, and will always cherish them #RIPPaulBearer”
Mikethemiz: “Just found out Paul Bearer died tonight. He was always so nice when I talked to him. My thoughts n prayers are w/ his family #RIPPaulBearer”
JR: “Just informed via wwe.com Paul Bearer aka Percy Pringle passed away earlier today. I have no other details. RIP old friend.”
-Kelly J Newson