As posted moments ago, AEW star and leader of “The Dark Order”, Brodie Lee (also known as Luke Harper in WWE) has passed away at age 41 due to a lengthy battle with a lung disease. Here are the reactions from many of Lee’s friends, family and peers from across the wrestling universe.
We here at eWrestlingNews would like to offer our condolences to the family of Brodie Lee during this tragic time.
I love you Big Rig. #RIPBrodieLee
— Pretty Ricky (@KingRicochet) December 27, 2020
One of the first men I was able I train with after I was signed in 2016.
He was always a pleasure to be around, hear great stories from and was always a excellent human being
All of my love and respect to Jon Huber/Mr Brodie Lee and his family#RIPBrodieLee
— PRIME Alexander (@CedricAlexander) December 27, 2020
One of the Best Men I ever had the pleasure of working with as well as one Great Husband, Father and Friend. Words Can’t express my Hurt for his Family Please keep them all lifted in Prayer #RIPBrodieLee
— Titus O'Neil (@TitusONeilWWE) December 27, 2020
Gutted to hear about Jon passing away. He saved me from a broken neck. He would get so mad when I pulled up a chair for him to sit in and referred to him as ‘Taker-sir.’
“You’re gonna get me heat, kid.”
Condolences to his family and peers that loved him dearly. #RIPBrodieLee
— Mustafa Ali / Adeel Alam (@AliWWE) December 27, 2020
I wish I could type out what I’m feeling but I’m just so sad. My heart hurts. You were one of the best.
— The Bunny 🐇 (@AllieWrestling) December 27, 2020
The world lost a good soul 🙏🏽#RIPBrodieLee
— ᴛʜᴇ ᴛʀᴇɴᴅ MʌTT TʌVEN (@MattTaven) December 27, 2020
#RIPBrodieLee absolutely heartbreaking. Sending prayers and love to his family ♥️
— Billie Kay (@BillieKayWWE) December 27, 2020
Lost for words!! Jon was an amazing person and father. Always so sweet and helpful. I loved seeing his son, Brodie, watch him wrestle. He was always so proud! Sending love and prayers to his family! #RipBrodieLee https://t.co/CQURGV1ozY
— Nikki & Brie (@BellaTwins) December 27, 2020
— QT Marshall 🍎 (@realmmarshall1) December 27, 2020
I want to extend my thoughts and prayers to Jon & his family. Great guy, great friend and an even better family man. God Bless! #RipBrodieLee
— Mike Chioda (@MjcChioda) December 27, 2020
— Tony Schiavone (@tonyschiavone24) December 27, 2020
— Trisha Parker (@JordynneGrace) December 27, 2020
— Thunder Rosa (@thunderrosa22) December 27, 2020
I’m so deeply sorry for the loss of Jon Huber. We bonded over the love of our children. He was a true family man. #RIPBrodieLee
— Stephanie McMahon (@StephMcMahon) December 27, 2020
— HIKARU SHIDA 志田 光 (@shidahikaru) December 27, 2020
It doesn’t feel real posting this…
— Mr. Fun Size (@realmarkostunt) December 27, 2020
One of the most heartbreaking things to have heard. Such a great man, it was such an honor to be a part of this family with him. He will be so dearly and greatly missed. #RIPBrodieLee https://t.co/Was7F59EJd
— Kris Statlander (@callmekrisstat) December 27, 2020
This is beyond terrible.
The time I spend with Brodie, he was always such an absolutely amazing person.
Love, prayers, and positive vibes to his family.
— ₮ⱧɆ ĐⱤ₳₩ (@TheSamiCallihan) December 27, 2020
One of the nicest people I ever had the pleasure of spending time with. Supportive, funny, humble and a wealth of knowledge, always willing to help the younger guys. Already so missed. All my love and prayers go out to his family. We’re all here for you 💔 #RIPBrodieLee https://t.co/E66bgEwP4j
— Kip Sabian (@TheKipSabian) December 27, 2020
— David LaGreca (@davidlagreca1) December 27, 2020
— Ember NXT Moon Palmer (@WWEEmberMoon) December 27, 2020
— Betty Phoenix (@TheBethPhoenix) December 27, 2020
Every kind word you read about him is true.
Every person that says they loved him is genuine.
Everyone of us hurts.
And everyone of us is better for having had Jon in our lives.#RIPBrodieLee
— I|I essential character I|I (@therealec3) December 27, 2020
— Hurricane Helms (@ShaneHelmsCom) December 27, 2020
The world has lost a great one.
One of the absolute best.
In every way. #RIPBrodieLee
— Kevin (@FightOwensFight) December 27, 2020
Heartbroken to hear the passing of Brodie Lee. #ripBrodieLee
— School of Morton (@RealRickyMorton) December 27, 2020
Tell your people you love them. Tomorrow is not guaranteed. My heart goes out to the Huber family.#RIPBrodieLee
— Nick Aldis (@RealNickAldis) December 27, 2020
I loved EVERYTHING about Brodie. He was the fucking best person.
Only thing I can say is I'll miss him.
— Josh Alexander (@Walking_Weapon) December 27, 2020
I meet Jon one year ago in Jacksonville. Love the dude right away, I could tell instantly that he was a STAR and more importantly a really good man who loved his wife and kids. My heart breaks for his family & friends during this very difficult time. 🙏 #RipBrodieLee https://t.co/6pJrCE8pFj
— taz (@OfficialTAZ) December 27, 2020
I can’t believe this. Heartbroken. #RIPBrodieLee
— Shazza McKenzie (@Shazza_McKenzie) December 27, 2020
This is heartbreaking. I'm at a legit loss for words right now. Such a kind, talented dude. Absolutely one of a kind.. #RIPBrodieLee
— Johnny Gargano (@JohnnyGargano) December 27, 2020
MLW sends its thoughts and love to the family of Brodie Lee. Gone way too soon. #RIPBrodieLee
— MLW FUSION | Wed. 7pm (@MLW) December 27, 2020
#RIPBrodieLee love to his family and friends
— Veda Scott (@itsvedatime) December 27, 2020
Met and hung out with Jon in Nashville one night after a show. Such a respectful and respected guy. #RipBrodieLee 🙏
— The Cowboy (@JamesStormBrand) December 27, 2020
— Penelope Ford (@thePenelopeFord) December 27, 2020