Jeff Blatnick

 

 

Age: 55

 

Summary: former Olympic wrestler who overcame cancer to win a gold in Greco-Roman wrestling at the 1984 Summer Olympics and later had a career as a sports commentator and motivational speaker.

 

 

Cause of Death: Complications from heart surgery

 

Born: July 26, 1957

 

Died: October 24, 2012

 

Location: Schenectady, New York