The pro wrestling community mourns the loss of Terry Funk, a true legend in the industry, whose impact stretched across the globe.

In 2021, concerns arose for Funk’s health when Don Muraco shared on his podcast that Funk was residing in an assisted living facility and battling dementia. Unfortunately, Funk recently passed away, and now details about his funeral arrangements have come to light.

Terry Funk, whose contributions to professional wrestling were monumental, departed on August 23, 203, at the age of 79. His departure has left a void that few could aspire to fill, given the magnitude of his legacy and influence on the sport.

According to a report from PWInsider, the arrangements for Funk’s funeral have been unveiled. The visitation to pay respects to the late wrestling icon is scheduled for Thursday, August 31, 2023. Following the visitation, the funeral service is set to take place on September 1st.

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Visitation

Thursday August 31, 2023 5-7 PMBrooks Funeral Directors1702 5th Avenue

Canyon, Texas

79015806-644-2111

Service

Friday September 1, 2023 2 PMHillside Christian ChurchWest Campus6100 S. Soncy Road

Amarillo, Texas

79119806-457-4900

As the pro wrestling community gathers to honor and remember the life and career of Terry Funk, his legacy will undoubtedly continue to resonate, inspiring both current and future generations of wrestlers and fans alike. His contributions to the industry have left an indelible mark, ensuring that his impact will be cherished for years to come.

How do you think Terry Funk’s influence will continue to resonate in the wrestling world, and what are some of your favorite memories or moments from his storied career? Leave us a comment below.

Subhojeet Mukherjee

Subhojeet is a professional wrestling fan for over 22 years. He got captivated by the sport during the Monday Night Wars and has a passion for it ever since. He also enjoys TV shows, movies, anime, novels and music, which broadens his perspective and appreciation for wrestling. He is a knowledgeable and respected voice in the industry.

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