Longtime wrestling star Chavo Guerrero Sr. died yesterday Feb. 11th 2017 at the age of 68 due to complications from liver cancer.
His son and former WWE Superstar Chavo Guerrero Jr. announced the news on Instagram:
WWE has expressed its condolences to the Guerrero family on WWE.com
Also known as Chavo Classic, Guerrero Sr. was born in El Paso, Texas, 18 years prior to his brother and WWE Hall of Famer Eddie Guerrero.
Chavo competed all over the United States, and he was an especially big star in California, where he became a 15-time NWA Americas heavyweight champion for NWA Hollywood Wrestling.
He also had a role in WWE in 2004 when he managed his son in feuds against Eddie, as well as Rey Mysterio.