Ronnie James Dio passed away on Sunday after battling stomach cancer.
Houston (WiredPRNews.com) – Black Sabbath singer Ronnie James Dio has died. As reported by the Associated Press (AP), Dio passed away Sunday, after a battle with stomach cancer, at the age of 67. The singer reportedly announced his condition at the end of his Heaven and Hell tour last summer.
Wendy Dio is quoted by the AP as stating of her husband’s death on the singer’s website, “Today my heart is broken… Many, many friends and family were able to say their private goodbyes before he peacefully passed away.” She further stated, “Ronnie knew how much he was loved by all… We so appreciate the love and support that you have all given us … Please know he loved you all and his music will live on forever.”
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