Two bodybuilders with very popular reputations amongst online bodybuilding communities have passed away this month. Both contributed vast amounts of information and support to the online community. My heart and prayers go out to the families and all of those affected by their deaths.
Thirty-two year old Seamus Warrington (pictured above) AKA Big Bapper on the forum professionalmuscle.com, passed away Friday June 19, 2009 in a local hospital. According to BigA @ PM.com a blood clot which had formed in his leg from a previous injury travelled to his heart forming a blockage. Warrington leaves behind a wife and young daughter. A memorial fund for his family has been set up in his name @ http://www.professionalmuscle.com/forums/showthread.php?t=48547 .
Pictured above is 37 year old Christopher Lear Janusz AKA Swolecat on the steroid.com forums. The following obituary was take from internet websites.
Christopher Lear JanuszApril 2, 1972 ~ June 10, 2009SEASIDE, CALIFORNIA - Christopher Lear Janusz, 37, passed away June 10, 2009. He was born April 2, 1972 in Alexandria, LA and had been a lifelong resident of Monterey County.Chris was professionally known as "Swolecat". He was an avid sports fan who loved being active with his son's sports activities.He is survived by his wife, Mariela Janusz of the family home in Seaside; son, Jordan Christopher of Seaside; parents, Greg and Julia Janusz of Seaside; and paternal grandmother, Felicia Janusz of Miami, Florida. He is also survived by an aunt, George Alice Dupuy of Marksville. Greg's mother, Julia, is the former Julia DeCuir of Markville, the daughter of the late Forrest and Hina DeCuir.A Memorial Mass will take place on Tuesday, June 16, 2009, 11AM at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church, 9 El Caminito, Carmel Valley, CA 93924.Memorial contributions may be made to the donor's favorite charity.