New York —

The former WWE star, Shad Gaspard, was honored Friday evening at Venice Beach, where he died.

Shad’s wife Siliana invited family and friends to pay tribute to the site where the star drowned last weekend.

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Fans of the fighter also attended to say a last goodbye to the beloved star.

Shad Gaspard passed away after saving his son’s life, by keeping him afloat and asking first responders to help him out of the choppy waters of Venice Beach.

Shad’s body was discovered three days later.


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