‘Point out’ Gene Okerlund
Base Topple Led to Death
1/3/2019 9:Forty three AM PST
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“Point out” Gene Okerlund used to be critically injured for the length of a substandard drop wait on in December … triggering a rapid decline in his successfully being that within the fracture ended in his death, his son tells TMZ Sports.
We spoke with Todd Okerlund who says Okerlund suffered a number of damaged ribs for the length of the autumn at his Florida residence and used to be handled at a successfully being facility in Sarasota.
Todd says Okerlund had been in pale successfully being for some time nevertheless the autumn clearly made things much worse.
True four days sooner than his death, Gene used to be admitted to a nursing residence …. nevertheless he began to enjoy trouble breathing and used to be rushed to a successfully being facility on Wednesday where he within the fracture handed away with his partner, Jeanne, by his facet.
Todd tells us … the family has been touched by the total enhance for his father. Todd additionally says Gene LOVED his profession and would enjoy finished it free of price.
Vince McMahon additionally issued a assertion on Okerlund … announcing, “It used to be impossible to no longer crack a smile at any time when ‘Point out’ Gene Okerlund entered a room. He used to be the express at the wait on of so many of WWE’s most iconic and entertaining moments, and the WWE family will omit him immensely.”
Gene used to be 76.