Professional wrestler Jon Huber died Saturday at age 41, the leagues he worked with and his family announced.
Huber, known to fans at both Brodie Lee and Luke Harper, died of a "non Covid related lung issue" and had been getting treatment at the Mayo Clinic, his wife, Amanda, wrote on Instagram.
"My best friend died today," she wrote Saturday. "No words can express the love I feel or how broken I am right now."
WWE wrote in a statement Saturday: "Huber found success in every stop of his sports-entertainment career, as his soft spoken yet imposing presence helped him create countless awe-inspiring moments in the ring. WWE extends its condolences to Huber's family, friends and fans."
All Elite Wrestling also expressed its condolences to Huber's family, saying, "In an industry filled with good people, Jon Huber was exceptionally respected and beloved in every way."
Condolences and memorials from around the wrestling world began pouring onto social media:
I hope you all get to know someone like Jon. He was the biggest family man & someone who made me laugh daily. I’ll miss him every day for the rest of my life. I love you, Brodie, and I thank you so much for loving me.
— Florida Man (@WWEBigE) December 27, 2020
BRODIE LEE I AM SO SORRY BUBBA GOD BLESS YOU FOREVER YOU WERE BEST BIG MAN pic.twitter.com/8Nycti34hF
— The Iron Sheik (@the_ironsheik) December 27, 2020
In utter disbelief hearing of the passing of Brodie Lee. I’m unable to process this. I can’t believe it.
— Sami Zayn (@SamiZayn) December 27, 2020
Was a true honor every time we locked horns. You were a damn great man, husband and father. This stings. You will be sorely missed Jon. I will always remember out times together. #RIPBrodie #RIPJonHuber pic.twitter.com/8o8haKexNh
— Dustin Rhodes (@dustinrhodes) December 27, 2020
Huber is survived by two sons, Brodie and Nolan, he had with Amanda Huber, who is also a wrestler professionally known as Synndy Synn.