Wrestler Sean 'X-Pac' Waltman Shares His Ex-Wife, Terry Waltman, Died From Mental Illness

On Monday, professional wrestler Sean ‘X-Pac’ Waltman shared that his ex-wife, Terry Waltman, had died over the weekend. He wrote on Twitter, “She lost her battle with Mental Illness & Addiction.” The two got divorced in 2002, and according to ProWrestling.com, had two children together.

There isn’t much information about Terry online. Waltman himself has been open about a past suicide attempt. Fans and fellow wrestlers took to Twitter to express their condolences.

If this news is hard for you, know you are not alone — and there is help for people who feel suicidal. You can call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255 or text “START” to 741-741. Head here for a list of crisis centers around the world.

This article will be updated as more information becomes available.

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