As previously noted, Bobby “The Brain” Heenan passed away at the age of 72 after deal with serious health issues for the past few years. While there still is no exact word on his cause of death, we are able to confirm that it was just a few weeks ago that his health problems got worse.
Ryan Satan of Pro Wrestling Sheets indicated on Twitter that a source close to the Heenan family told him that Heenan became immobile near the end of August and that’s when things started to worsen for the wrestling legend.
In regards to when exactly Heenan passed away, Dave Meltzer mentioned on Twitter that it was just a few hours ago.
Bobby Heenan just passed away a few hours ago. He was the best ever at what he did.
— Dave Meltzer (@davemeltzerWON) September 17, 2017
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