The wrestling community is in mourning after the loss of Rosey aka Matt Anoa’i … causing WWE personalities from the past and present to post touching tributes on social media.
As we previously reported, Rosey’s family released a statement saying the wrestler passed away. His former tag partner Shane Helms tweeted his condolences immediately after it was announced.
Further tributes have been pouring in on social media all morning for the brother of Roman Reigns … including messages from Eric Bischoff, Natalya, R-Truth, Bubba Ray Dudley, William Regal, Tommy Dreamer, Shelton Benjamin, Bayley and more.
Very sorry to hear of the passing of a kind, gentle and talented man. My heartfelt condolences to the Anoa'i family. RIP Matt (Rosey) Anoa'i pic.twitter.com/ndB9M1NVDD
— Eric Bischoff (@EBischoff) April 18, 2017
My thoughts and prayers go out to Rosey's family. Rosey was always so kind to myself and my family. https://t.co/PfYbmjfCFD
— Nattie (@NatbyNature) April 18, 2017
My deepest condolences to the Anoai Family, Me an my family pray for God to strengthen you.. RIP Matt.
— WWE R-Truth (@RonKillings) April 18, 2017
2 friends…2 good brothers.
My deepest condolences to the entire Anoa'i family.
I loved these guys. pic.twitter.com/59xTvrtBwB
— Bubba Ray Dudley (@bullyray5150) April 18, 2017
Very sorry to hear of the passing of Matt Anoa'i, Rosey.A lovely man .My condolences to all of his family.
— William Regal (@RealKingRegal) April 18, 2017
— Booker T. Huffman (@BookerT5x) April 18, 2017
Condolences to the family. 💜
— Bayley (@itsBayleyWWE) April 18, 2017
Just heard the horrible news of Matt Anoai passing
I've known him since original ECW Samoan Gangsta Party
Great human being
Sad day pic.twitter.com/57dY97VLbc
— Tommy Dreamer (@THETOMMYDREAMER) April 18, 2017
My condolences to the entire Anoa'i family. Matty was a great guy and a joy to work, party & cry with. You are missed UCE.
— Shelton J. Benjamin (@Sheltyb803) April 18, 2017