Former WWE superstar Ashley Massaro passes away at 39
WWE rocked by tragic death of superstar Ashley Massaro, aged 39, Rikishi, Trish Stratus post emotional tribute.
Former WWE superstar Ashley Massaro passed away at the age of 39, the organization announced on Thursday. The circumstances surrounding her death are as yet not known. As per TMZ report, Massaro was taken from her home in Suffolk County, New York to a nearby hospital on Thursday morning, where she died. The death is reportedly under investigation.
The WWE confirmed the news on their social media handle,
We are saddened to learn of the tragic death of former WWE Superstar Ashley Massaro. WWE offers its condolences to Ashley’s family and friends. https://t.co/PqHSRbOGso
— WWE (@WWE) May 17, 2019
The superstar was part of the organization between 2005 and 2008 and her demise comes just two months after the wrestler hinted that she could possibly return to the WWE arena.
After the news of her death was announced, fans and friends poured in condolence:
I can’t even begin to explain how devastated I am to hear about @ashleymassaro11 – legit one of the sweetest people I’ve ever known. When we fall into a dark place it can seem like it will never change but if you are there PLEASE keep hope & reach out for help.
— Torrie Wilson (@Torrie11) May 17, 2019
Absolutely sad to hear this today and still can’t believe it . You will be missed my friend @ashleymassaro11 rest easy 🙏🏾. My prayers and condolences goes out to Ashley daughter and her entire family .. #toyoungtogososoon #ripashleymassaro #wwediva pic.twitter.com/x8DGrO1h3d
— RIKISHI (@TheREALRIKISHI) May 17, 2019
This is just awful news – Ashley Massaro is gone. She was only 39. She lived in the same town as me…I loved seeing her around. She was always so nice…and now she’s gone. #RIPAshleyMassaro pic.twitter.com/wOUY4gsTQo
— Mick Foley (@RealMickFoley) May 17, 2019
My thoughts and prayers go out to Ashley Massaro and her family. https://t.co/VybB7WTceO
— Nattie (@NatbyNature) May 17, 2019
Stunned to hear of the untimely passing of #AshleyMassaro
The first time I met her, she went out of her way to say hello, and always had kind and encouraging words since.
We recently discussed working together. My heart breaks for her daughter. Rest in Love and Power, Ashley. pic.twitter.com/Pq4tk5Ywe6
— Kelly Klein (@RealKellyKlein) May 17, 2019
Damn. R.I.P. Ashley Massaro. I always loved that her theme music was sung Chris Cornell. Now they’re both gone. 😭 pic.twitter.com/1zcVM6PuKa
— ChanMan (@ChandranTheMan) May 16, 2019
May her Soul Rest In Peace.