ECW Original Balls Mahoney, whose real name was Jonathan Rechnor, died on Tuesday. He was only 44.
Details regarding his passing aren’t immediately known. Those close to Mahoney claim he hasn’t been in the best of health lately, recently suffering a hip injury from a bad fall.
Dot com issued this statement:
WWE is saddened to learn of reports that Jonathan Rechner, best known for competing in ECW as Balls Mahoney, has passed away. WWE extends its condolences to Rechner's family, friends and fans.
Mahoney worked for WWE from 2005-2008 and later returned to the independent circuit.