So sad. Eric ‘The Actor’ Lynch died on Sept. 20. ‘The Howard Stern Show’ wack packer passed away at just 39.
Eric “The Actor” Lynch, 39, has sadly passed away. Howard Stern’s, 60, wack packer died on Sept. 20 in a Sacramento hospital. The radio personality’s death was confirmed by his manager, Johnny Fratto. Eric will be missed.
Eric ‘The Actor’ Dead: Howard Stern ‘Wack Packer’ Dies At 39
Eric “The Actor” Lynch died on Sept. 20, his manager Johnny said on Twitter.
“I am so sorry and so sad to inform everyone that my friend Eric “The Actor” Lynch passed away yesterday afternoon!!!” he posted on his Twitter on Sept. 21.
Eric was rushed to a hospital in Sacramento, California on Sept. 20 after he began having heart problems, TMZ reports. The outlet claims that most of his organs just gave out. So sad.
Johnny said that Eric was surrounded by those closest to him, TMZ also reports.
Sirius XM’s official Twitter page also tweeted about Eric’s death. “Rest in peace, Eric the Actor. We love you,” the account tweeted.
Eric had been calling into Howard’s radio show since 2002. Eric became a member of Howard’s “Wack Pack,” a group of personalities frequently heard on the show. He was known for yelling at Howard and was also known as “Eric the Midget.” Eric also appeared on shows like In Plain Sight and Fringe.
Our thoughts go out to Eric’s family and friends during this difficult time.
Bye for now, Eric.
— Avery Thompson