Wednesday, July 25, 2012

Eddie Lopez Dies

Longtime Arizona wrestler, Eddie Lopez, real name Al Romero, died in Phoenix yesterday.

During a long career, Lopez held a version of tithe Western States tag title with Kurt Von Steiger and held the Arizona title at varied times.

Among his notable feuds were brawls with Paul Harvey, Jody Arnold, Tony Hernandez, Chuck Karbo, Special Forces, The Black Mamba, The Lumberjacks, Bobby Mayne (Jaggers)  and The Comancheros.


  1. Visitation:
    Sunday, July 29, 2012
    5-8pm, Rosary 7pm
    Sunwest Funeral Home
    12525 NW Grand Ave
    El Mirage, AZ 85335

    Monday, July 30, 2012
    10 am
    Santa Teresita Catholic Church
    14016 N Verbena St
    El Mirage, AZ 85335