Dave Hebner Obituary: Dave Hebner, a well-known referee who was a part of one of wrestling’s most-watched feuds, died of an unexplained illness. He was 73 years old at the time.
Dave Hebner Obituary
Hermie Sadler, a former race driver who has dabbled in pro wrestling, made the announcement on May 28. Hebner was previously diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease.
Brian Hebner, his nephew and also a referee, confirmed his death. Dave and his twin brother Earl were born on May 17, 1949, in Richmond, Virginia, and grew up there.
Dave Hebner was a promoter, road agent, and referee in professional wrestling in the United States.
In the late 1970s, Dave began officiating in the area. George Becker, Johnny Weaver, Ole and Gene Anderson, and Anthonio Rocca were among his idols, and he began by helping to arrange the ring.
Hebner made his TNA Impact! debut on the December 17, 2005, episode of TNA Impact!, arriving on the state during a match between Team 3D and The Diamonds in the Rough, after retiring as a referee. From 2012 to 2022, Hebner was the manager of The Lumberjacks of MMWA Wrestling. Dave Hebner Obituary
Fans have been sending him messages of condolences in droves.