Paul Bearer dies: The wrestling world mourns the loss of a legend

Paul Bearer, aka William Moody has passed away at the age of 58 on March 5, 2013. - Wikimedia Commons

Ever since news broke this evening (Mar. 5) that legendary wrestler and pro wrestling manager Paul Bearer passed away, Twitter has been lit up with messages mourning the loss.

One of the most widely respected men in the pro wrestling industry for years and years, William Moody, who was known widely as Percy Pringle and as Paul Bearer, died earlier this evening (March 5, 2013) at the age of 58. It is still unknown as of this time what caused his death.

Because he had such a storied career and made such an impact on everyone he was around, the pro wrestling world has mourned his death in the way we mourn death in this day and age: on Twitter.

Here we remember him:

We will continue embedding tweets here from the Wrestling Universe throughout the night. Our condolences go out to his loved-ones, family, friends, co-workers and fellow fans, he will be missed and remembered.

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