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ECW Original Balls Mahoney Passes Away



Some sad news abound this morning, as ECW Original Balls Mahoney, born Jonathan Rechner, passed away. He was 44.

The news was broken by Jonny Candido, the late Chris Candido's brother:


According to Candido, Mahoney just "suddenly died in his home," disputing any other rumors surrounding his death.

Mahoney is best known for his stint in both the original and WWE versions of ECW, as well as in the WWF. He is survived by his son Christopher.

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