Siliana Gaspard, wife of the late former WWE Superstar Shad Gaspard took to Instragram to issue a statement on her husband’s recent tragic passing.
Gaspard’s body was recovered on Wednesday morning after he had gone missing while swimming on Sunday. He and his 10-year-old son were swimming when a riptide pulled them, along with other swimmers, out into the ocean. A rescue effort immediately went underway. Gaspard demanded lifeguards save his son first, which they did.
Gaspard was 39 years old.
You can check out the statement from Siliana Gaspard below:
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Aryeh, myself and the Gaspard and Chittick families would like to take this time to thank everyone for their prayers and support, as we mourn the terrible loss of our beloved Shad. . . Shad was our whole world and we were his. There are not enough words to describe what he means to all of us. He was our heart, our soul, our protector, our warrior. He was a bright force of nature, who brught joy to many through his joyous and gracious nature. . . The outpouring of love from Shad’s friends, colleagues and fans has meant more to us than you can even imagine. . . We’d like to once again thank the lifeguards, coast guard, divers, fire and police departments for their efforts. . . Shad was and will always be our real life super hero. . . I love you more, my love ❤️ . . -Proudly, . Siliana Gaspard