Legendary former WWE Referee Dave Hebner Died

Former WWE Referee Dave Hebner died from an undisclosed illness at his home at the age of 73 around noon on June 17, 2022.

Hebner's nephew Brian Hebner shared the news on his Reffin' It Up podcast and then shared a post on Twitter, writing "RIP Dave Hebner. Gone but never forgotten. Always loved."

Brian, who is the son of Dave's twin brother Earl Hebner, didn't reveal the cause of death at this time.

Hebner's illness was revealed on May 28 by NASCAR driver Hermie Sadler, who has had numerous moments involved in pro wrestling.

In past, it had been revealed that Hebner had Parkinson’s disease. Sadler shared a photo on Twitter, where it could be seen that Hebner had been going through serious health issues. 

"I’ve said many times that friendships and relationships are very important to me. Took the time today to go visit Dave Hebner." he wrote

The Hebner family is so special to my family. Join me in sending some positive vibes his way !! @BrianRDJames @WWEArmstrong @RealJeffJarrett @WWE", he wrote. 

Dave married Rebecca on September 20, 1968. They met as teenagers and tied the knot on September 20, 1968. Dave and Rebecca have two daughters, Christina and Becky.

Sadly Hebner is no more amoung us he died at his home in Mechanicsville, Virginia amoung other family member.