Summary: Connecticut man who once weighed in excess of 800 lbs, who underwent gastric bypass surgery in 1998 and subsequently lost more than 500 lbs, and whose story was featured on the Oprah Winfrey Show earlier in 2003.
Cause of Death: Congestive heart failure
Born: August 3, 1953
Died: June 26, 2003
Location: Meriden, Connecticut