Carl Weathers died in his sleep a week ago and according to reports, what caused his death has been revealed.
According to the reports, the Rocky star Carl Weathers died as a result of atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease. This was revealed on his official death certificate.
The 76-year-old passed away at his home in Venice, California just after midnight on Feb. 2 after battling the heart condition for years.
The certificate listed his son, Matthew Weathers, as the person who notified authorities of his death. He was then cremated.
This is what Carl’s family had to say about his demise.
“Carl was an exceptional human being who lived an extraordinary life. Through his contributions to film, television, the arts, and sports, he has left an indelible mark and is recognized worldwide and across generations. He was a beloved brother, father, grandfather, partner, and friend.”
Rest in peace, Carl Weathers!
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