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Posted 16 August 2007 - 01:54 PM

John "Dewey" Robertson, known to wrestling fans around the world as The Missing Link passed away 3:30 am this morning in his native Hamilton, Canada after a lengthy battle with cancer. He was 68 years old. Robertoon began his career in the 1960's as the prot
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Posted 16 August 2007 - 02:20 PM

I just think it's sad how many Wrestlers have died this year. It's really awful.

RIP John "Missing Link" Robertson. :(

Well with this guy 68 is still young to die, but not out of the ordinary...but still I agree...too many sudden deaths have taken place in wrestling over the past few years.

I wonder with the increase in usage of all kinds of undetectable drugs to enhance performance etc....we will see these untimely deaths increase in other sports.
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Posted 16 August 2007 - 02:26 PM

Yeah but dying at 68 is like wrestling speak for dying at 88, it seems these days.
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Posted 16 August 2007 - 04:09 PM

Well 68 isn't too bad considering he had some drug addictions. I'm sure that took a bunch of years off his life and being homeless probably didn't help either.
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