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.
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Today the world lost a true rebel. He did things "HIS" way. Not always right, not always wrong, but He always followed what he believed in. He was diagnosed with Liver Cancer in early January of this year. As believer in Christ Jesus, he is now in Paradise. Today is a Sad day in the Guerrero Family. Rest In Peace Chavo "Classic" Guerrero Sr. #rip #nowinheaven