Larry “The Ax” Hennig Passes Away At 82-Years-Old

Larry Hennig , better known as Larry “The Ax” Hennig has passed away. We are deeply saddened by this news as he was a legend and patriarch of an amazing pro wrestling family.

PW Insider¬†confirmed this sad news of Hennig’s passing. Details of his death are yet to be released.

Father of Mr. Perfect Curt Hennig and grandfather to Curtis Axel, Hennig blazed a trail through the 1960’s onward. He rose to fame in the AWA where he was an accomplished tag team wrestler as well as sigles competitor.

He was a great man and respected throughout the pro wrestling world. Our thoughts and prayers are with the entire Hennig family and all of Larry’s friends and fans during this difficult time.