Shad Gaspard died while rescuing his son : poignant tribute to his wife

Been missing since last weekend, Shad Gaspard has been found dead on Wednesday in Venice Beach, the famous beach of Los Angeles. This former wrestler of the WWE was only 39 years old. It was swept away by the current while wanting to swim with his 10 year old son, Aryeh.

When rescuers arrived on the scene, Shad Gaspard had asked that his son be saved in priority. On their return, he had been swallowed up by the waters. The police searched for his body for two days, before suspending the search and that the corpse is found beached on the same beach on Wednesday.

The wife of Shad Gaspard, Siliana, has published a fine text on Instagram, Thursday, may 21, 2020. “Aryeh, myself and our families would like to take the time to thank you for your prayers and your messages of support as we face the loss of our Shad loved it. He was everything to us. There are no words to describe what he was to us. He was our heart, our soul, our protector, our warrior. It was a force of nature, who has brought joy to a lot of people with his character happy”, she wrote, while posting a picture of the wrestler to the sea.

“We once again thank the rescuers, the coast guards, scuba divers, firefighters and police for their efforts. Shad was and will always be our true superheroes“, she added.

At the time of his death, Dwayne Johnson has also paid tribute to his colleague disappeared. He has described Shad Gaspard as “a solid man, very solid” and “a good man”.