A year later, he rejoined the WWF and wrestled for the company for a year before he was released in October of 1995. Enter a valid email address and a feedback message. Previously sponsored memorials or famous memorials will not have this option. A system error has occurred. Please note: You are asking volunteers to find and take a photo of the headstone. WWE released an official statement on Bundy's passing on Tuesday morning. There is a problem with your email/password. I loved wrestling and I do remember him. Also an additional 2 volunteers within fifty miles. Select a place on the map to place the pin. RIP Chris ?? "He would take my calls, give wrestling-business advice, record promos for my school's morning announcements, participate in my ridiculous school projects, and be overall such an amazing guy to my friends and I over the years. #KingKongBundy.". He Had Planned To Partake In An Event Next Month. Try again later. ROH is saddened to learn of the passing of King Kong Bundy. RIP my friend. Your password must be at least 8 characters, Please check the I'm not a robot checkbox, If you want to be a Photo Volunteer you must enter a ZIP Code or select your location on the map. A year later, he went to Dallas, Texas to wrestle for the World Class Wrestling Association and went under the names 'Big Daddy Bundy' and 'King Kong Bundy'. He also had various other feuds with other wrestlers during his WWF tenure. Thanks for using Find a Grave, if you have any feedback we would love to hear from you. #RIP. ". To view a photo in more detail or edit captions for photos you added, click the photo to open the photo viewer. May the God of Comfort, continue to comfort the family. Thanks for your humor and kindness. Close this window, and upload the photo(s) again. based on information from your browser. He would take my calls, give wrestling-business advice, record promos for my school’s morning announcements, participate in my ridiculous school projects, and be overall such an amazing guy to my friends and I over the years. Your account has been locked for 30 minutes due to too many failed sign in attempts. HH," Hogan wrote. We were unable to submit your feedback at this time. In 1986, he wrestled Hulk Hogan in a steel cage for Hogan's WWF World Heavyweight Championship at WrestleMania 2. Are you sure that you want to delete this memorial? Photos larger than 8Mb will be reduced. This flower has been reported and will not be visible while under review. "I met King Kong Bundy in 1999," Owens wrote. Who Helped Johnny Gargano and Candice LeRae at NXT Halloween Havoc in the Ghostface Mask. Failed to remove flower. All photos uploaded successfully, click on the Done button to see the photos in the gallery. or don't show this again—I am good at figuring things out. I wish I had been lucky enough to cross paths with him again. We offer our condolences to his family and fans. Resend Activation Email. Save to an Ancestry Tree, a virtual cemetery, your clipboard for pasting or Print. Check out the social media reactions to Bundy's death in the list below. Are you sure that you want to remove this flower? Add to your scrapbook. I love you. AEW is saddened to learn of King Kong Bundy’s passing. You need a Find a Grave account to add things to this site. "I was barely 19 when I wrestled him.". I am devastated to hear of his passing tonight and will always remember the impression he made in my childhood as a fan, and early on in my career. big man until we meet again. Fellow big man Rusev offered his condolences, while also joking about Big E using the five count. "Wow. Make sure that the file is a photo. An email has been sent to the person who requested the photo informing them that you have fulfilled their request. (Big E) stole his 5 count in NXT too. Rest In Peace to the true master of the Five Count. ", "I am sorry regarding the loss of your loved one. Professional Wrestler. We're working on … He went on to wrestle for various other independent wrestling promotions into the early 21st Century. For memorials with more than one photo, additional photos will appear here or on the photos tab. Family members linked to this person will appear here. All rights reserved. - March 5, 2019 10:56 am EST. × If you have questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. He was best known by wrestling fans for his tenure in the World Wrestling Federation in the mid-1980s and mid-1990s, where he wrestled the WWF World Heavyweight Champion Hulk Hogan in a steel cage at WrestleMania 2 in 1986. I thought you might like to see a memorial for King Kong Bundy I found on Findagrave.com.