Former WWE star Ashley Massaro has died aged 39-years-old. Massaro reportedly died after being rushed to a hospital from her home in Long Island and the cause of death is not yet known.
WWE.com broke the news of Massaro’s death in a statement released on Thursday and offered condolences to Ashley’s family and friends.
“We are saddened to learn of the tragic death of former WWE Superstar Ashley Massaro. She performed in WWE from 2005-2008 and was beloved by her fellow Superstars and fans around the world”, read the statement. WWE offers its condolences to Ashley’s family and friends.”
Fellow wrestlers took to social media to share their fond memories of the star.
I have no words. Ashley was my tag partner at Wrestlemania. My sometimes road wife. We did countless photo shoots and press days together. It seems like yesterday Ashley was a major part of my life and then our worlds changed and now she is gone. Im heartbroken for her family. https://t.co/QTcNxN3P0K pic.twitter.com/olaTWKD9JS
— MariaKanellisBennett (@MariaLKanellis) May 17, 2019
💔The Brightest Stars shine for the shortest time 💔
STAY STRONG RIP Ashley pic.twitter.com/qChEVInMPE
— 🇬🇧 Brutus Maximus 🇬🇧 Beast of British 🇬🇧 (@Brutusmaximus) May 17, 2019
Ashley Massaro ❤️ Thank you for the memories.
— Bayley (@itsBayleyWWE) May 17, 2019
My heart is saddened to hear about the passing of @ashleymassaro11 ! So strong but yet so young 😔 Heaven received an Angel – prayers to Ash’s family – RIP
— Dana Brooke WWE (@DanaBrookeWWE) May 17, 2019