Mark Rocco is Dead : Death, Obituary, Cause of Death, Memorial, Funeral
360NG totally feeling remorsed to announce the death of a loved one ‘Mark Rocco ‘.
‘Mark Rocco ‘ has Passed Away.
Friends and families of the deceased are mourning the passing of their loved and cherished Mark Rocco .
About Mark Rocco
The death of Mark Rocco was made known to us and confirmed via social media.
Mark Hussey (11 May 1951 – 31 July 2020) was an English professional wrestler who competed for Joint Promotions, All Star Wrestling and the second BWF as Mark “Rollerball” Rocco and as the original masked Black Tiger in New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW) during the 1970s and ’80s. A fourth-generation wrestler, he was the son of British wrestler Jim Hussey and the father of boxer Jono “Rocco” Hussey.
Regularly appearing on ITV’s World of Sport, he feuded with many of the top light heavyweight wrestlers of the era including Marty Jones, the Dynamite Kid, “Iron Fist” Clive Myers, Kendo Nagasaki and Satoru Sayama (billed in the UK as “Sammy Lee) in England. He and Sayama also feuded in Japan while both under masks, Sayama as Tiger Mask and Rocco as his nemesis Black Tiger.
Mark Rocco Cause of Death
How Mark Rocco died (Cause of death) has not been made known to us or confirmed yet!!but will keep you informed once it is revealed.
Rocco died on July 31, 2020.
Mark Rocco Memorial/Funeral
Location of Memorial has not been disclosed yet, we will update you once information has been revealed..
Mark Rocco Tributes
What People Say about Mark Rocco !!!
Gutted to hear about “Rollerball” Mark Rocco. He was a big influence on me and still one of my favourites to this day. They say “never meet your heroes” but Rocco was an exception to that rule and genuinely one of the nicest chaps. RIP pic.twitter.com/8QeW8N3kkO
— Mark Haskins (@ThisIsHaskins) July 31, 2020
— Pro Wrestling Post (@ProWrestlingPST) July 31, 2020
— Sheriff Lonestar (@SheriffLonestar) July 31, 2020
Absolutely gutted that one of my childhood heroes has passed away.
Mark ‘Rollerball’ Rocco was respected by the wrestling community all over the world. A huge influence on many in the business today. Such a sad… https://t.co/TjrCVK8MIi
— Joseph Betts (@chickmeh) July 31, 2020
Sad news today, the biggest idol and influence of my wrestling years, the greatest UK pro Rollerball Rocco, who took his hard and fast style to the masses in the 70s and 80s has passed away. RIP mean machine https://t.co/3P3CwQp3Tb
— AndyBloomfield (@NHarnser) July 31, 2020
Mark Hussey, a retired English professional wrestler who competed for Joint Promotions, All-Star Wrestling & the second BWF as Mark “Rollerball” Rocco and as the original masked Black Tiger in New Japan Pro Wrestling during the 1970s and ’80s has passed away. #RIPRollerballRocco pic.twitter.com/NdWjtLDawW
— Talking About Wrestling (@TAWrestling_) July 31, 2020