George Perez Death Cause: The famous comic book artist, George Perez has died on May 6, 2022, at the age of 67. Per Constance Eza, Perez died of the complications that arose due to pancreatic cancer. Eza was one of his friends and used to handle to manage his social media presence.
Constance told that George was at home with his wife when he passed away. The artist came into limelight in the 1970s and 1980s. During that period, DC released its “New Teen Titans”, and “Crisis on Infinite Earths” comics. His work led to the development of recent films like Avengers: Infinity War and Wonder Woman.
George Perez Cause of Death: How did he died?
On May 6, it was the Free Comic Book Day. It was one of the most loved days of Perez. He died on this beloved day of his. It was one of those to which he used to look forward to every year. Eza said that the day of his death was perfectly fitting. In a way, the fans will always remember him.
According to Eza, Perez used to feel proud for bringing joy to the lives of comic fans. In the death announcement of George, Eza continued to write that the fans would carry the joy with them throughout their lives. CBR continued to add that Perez along with writer Marv Wolfman launched New Teen Titans, and Cyborg, Raven, Starfire, and Dick Grayson aka Nightwing were its byproducts.
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George Perez Cancer: How Did He Passed Away?
The comic book artist, George made it public that he was diagnosed with inoperable stage three cancer. Doctors told Perez in 2021. As his pancreatic cancer was at stage three, he decided not to undergo chemotherapy and radiation procedure. Doctors gave him six months to one year time to live.
George told the same via a social media post in September 2021. He continued that he loved writing especially during the holiday season. He considered Christmas 2021 to be his last one. It was kind of a last appearance before his fans. Perez revamped Wonder Woman in 1987 and two stints with the Avengers series.
George Pérez wife and children
The comic artist is survived by his wife Carol Flynn and children.
George Perez net worth 2022
At the time of his death, George was worth a whooping $5 million. Most of his wealth was made from his comic work.
When is George Perez funeral? Date, Time, Venue
The burial / funeral service of George Perez will take place on May 22, 2022, at 6 pm, Sunday. It will be followed by a memorial ceremony at Mecagon Orlando.