The inspiration behind WWE's Eugene character has reportedly passed away.
According to a report from WrestlingInc.Com, former WWE ring boy Eugene Palermo passed away on Sunday, at the age of 57.
Nick Dinsmore (Eugene) posted on Twitter after the news broke, and shared the following statement with the Palermo family:
Thinking of the family of Eugene Palermo today. pic.twitter.com/rFd8AsY7rW
— Eugene Nick Dinsmore (@UGeneDinsmore) August 7, 2022