Chavo Guerrero Sr. Passes Away at 68 … Recently Diagnosed With Liver Cancer

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Legendary wrestler Chavo Guerrero Sr. has passed away, this according to his son.

Chavo Guerrero Jr. let the world know of his father’s passing via Instagram and revealed that he was diagnosed with liver cancer last month. Adding, “As a believer in Christ Jesus, he is now in paradise.”

Salvador Guerrero III — aka Chavo Classic — was the eldest son of Gory Guerrero, the patriarch of the Guerrero wrestling family. After a lengthy career in the business, Chavo became the oldest wrestler ever to win the WWE Cruiserweight title in 2004.

Guerrero also appeared on Lucha Underground last year.

He was 68 years old.